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anthology
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Definition a collection of literary works or music
  • an anthology of 50 essays by 50 writers about the 50 states highlighting that which makes each state distinctive
  • She read an anthology of classic American literature.
  • anthology = a collection of literary works or music
  • an anthology of her most popular songs
  • an anthology of short stories
    Ernest J. Gaines  --  A Lesson Before Dying
  • anthology = collection
  • She thinks people who are busy working for a living deserve beautiful little stories, because they don't have much time and are often tired.
    ...
    Together we publish an anthology-
    Sandra Cisneros  --  The House on Mango Street
  • anthology = a collection of literary works or music
  • [the Sharks are Puerto Ricans, the Jets an anthology of what is called "American."]
    Arthur Laurents and Stephen Sondheim  --  Westside Story
  • anthology = a collection
  • There are some poems about the accident, classics to be found in every Peruvian anthology, but the real literary monument is Brother Juniper's book.
    Thornton Wilder  --  The Bridge of San Luis Rey
  • Would we please pass forward our poetry anthologies?
    Gary D. Schmidt  --  Okay for Now
  • You'd probably have tried to knock him out with a Norton anthology.
    Pat Conroy  --  The Lords of Discipline
  • In one of the Cadillacs, sitting next to Morty, I leafed through the Untermeyer American poetry anthology I had brought along, together with my notebook.
    William Styron  --  Sophie's Choice
  • When the piece appeared in an anthology of short fiction, I sent a copy off to Norman Bowker with the thought that it might please him.
    Tim O'Brien  --  The Things They Carried
  • How did you like the Dickens anthology?
    Kass Morgan  --  The 100
  • I found it at Zapf's Used Books over by the freeway-It's an anthology, Jacobean Revenge Plays.
    Thomas Pynchon  --  The Crying of Lot 49
  • The class ended with an assignment out of the Norton Anthology for the next class.
    Alice Sebold  --  Lucky
  • Here, Courtney, is your contribution to the anthology of my life.
    Jay Asher  --  Thirteen Reasons Why
  • They had published online an anthology of their best pieces of the last forty years.
    Khaled Hosseini  --  And The Mountains Echoed
  • And yesterday, after class, he'd shoved the short story anthology deep into his locker, refusing to bring it home.
    Jhumpa Lahiri  --  The Namesake
  • In an old home her father had gone to scavenge, he had found her a treat to go along with her new hobby—an anthology of poems.
    Alice Sebold  --  The Lovely Bones
  • This is an anthology of common misconceptions.
    Neal Stephenson  --  Snow Crash
  • Two full paragraphs about the info desk, but you didn't answer the questions I asked you: did the new set of Scientific Monthly Anthologies come in?
    Sarah Dessen  --  The Truth About Forever

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