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Meaning of a Trollope quotation about the "best dressed gentleman"

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A book about a man finding three people more stupid than his fiancée

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What is the source of this poem/song Captain Hastings quotes in Agatha Christie's "The Market Basing Mystery"?

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Why are the bears bulgy?

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What are "smoking-room stories"?

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Why did Emerson choose 'hobgoblin' in his quote 'A foolish consistency is the hobgoblin of little minds'?

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What does "Wireless-men" mean?

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Which German book was Poe referring to?

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Why does Anne call Richard a Hedgehog in Act I, Scene II of Richard III?

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What makes a poem a Grook?

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How did Mama and Papa bear know someone was sitting in their chairs?

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Did Vladimir Nabokov know Thomas Mann's Works?

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What does "the facts about themselves" mean here?

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Had fasting anything to do with golden trout in Middle Ages?

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Why does my copy of "Jude the Obscure" use 'part first' instead of 'first part' or something like that?

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What is the meaning of "Georgian Verse"?

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Identify a book where a teenage girl finds out from her younger sister Martha that she was adopted

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Looking for a source for a (Christian) metaphor about the soul being like a bird that flies through the house

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What does H. G. Wells means by "Subject Races" in The War in the Air?

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From what did Roger Lancelyn Green get this?

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In "Sinbad the Seaman and Sinbad the Landsman", from Arabian Nights, what does gars me pine mean?

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Where did the spells come from in The Magic Grandfather?

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Meaning of "all game and bottom" in Byron's "Don Juan"

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Meaning of "Was given to her favorite, and now bore his" in Byron's Don Juan

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Trying to track down two war story books (world war two)

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What is the name of this book about copyright?

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Allusion by Albert Camus to another author

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How can I find information about the editions of a book?

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What did Tennyson intend to say, by 'fierce light that beats upon a throne and blackens every blot'?

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How is it possible for Antonio to go bankrupt?