Famous Last Words

Alphabetically arranged death-bed utterances of famous people.

Famous Last Words

Alphabetically arranged death-bed utterances of famous people.

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Famous Last Words
Language: en
Pages: 208
Authors: Barnaby Conrad
Categories: Last words
Type: BOOK - Published: 1961 - Publisher:

Alphabetically arranged death-bed utterances of famous people.
Famous Last Words
Language: en
Pages: 393
Authors: Alison Booth, Professor of English Alison Booth
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 1993 - Publisher: University of Virginia Press

Famous Last Words traces a broad historical transition- from the 1840s to the 1980s- from the more rigid dichotomy of the Victorian novel, in which good women must marry and fallen women die, to the more open alternatives of twentieth-century fiction, which sometimes permit the independent female protagonist to survive
Famous Last Words
Language: en
Pages: 317
Authors: Jonathon Green
Categories: Death
Type: BOOK - Published: 1980 - Publisher: Pan

Books about Famous Last Words
Famous Last Words
Language: en
Pages: 154
Authors: Alan Bisbort
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001 - Publisher: Pomegranate

Whether Inspiring, Incomprehensible, insightful, bleak, or absurd, last words can be spoken by the living as well as the dying. Among the dying, last words are truly final, as was the case with Dylan Thomas, who uttered "I've just had eighteen straight whiskeys. I think that's the record." Famous Last
Famous Last Words
Language: en
Pages: 295
Authors: Harvey Daniels
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 1983 - Publisher:

Daniels refutes the contention that a literary crisis is raging through the United States and that the English language is deteriorating. By showing that panics concerning the state of language have occured at regular intervals since 2400 B.C., he asserts that language cannot die, that it changes constantly and that