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  • The book has a fabulous annotated bibliography.
  • The aide summarizes and annotates prospective legislation.
  • Not to mention it contained years of my personal notes and annotations!
    Ransom Riggs  --  Hollow City
  • She may have pressed her wedding corsage in her scrapbook, but she hadn’t annotated the page, in case somebody—her mother, Athena—got suspicious and went looking for clues.
    Judy Blume  --  In the Unlikely Event

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  • Thank God, I thought, no more annotated climaxes to intrude on my work and composure.
    William Styron  --  Sophie’s Choice
  • "Caninus surdis," replied the king, continuing the annotations in his Horace.
    Alexandre Dumas  --  The Count of Monte Cristo
  • With regard to adding annotations at the end of the book, you may safely do it in this way.
    Miguel de Cervantes  --  Don Quixote
  • However, the author, Wladysiaw Szpilman, asked me to provide some annotations for his readers — half a century after the events he describes.
    Wladyslaw Szpilman  --  The Pianist
  • The most recent good annotated edition is W. B. Stanford’s (Macmillan, London, 1947).
    Homer  --  The Odyssey
  • In Minas Tirith it received much annotation, and many corrections, especially of names, words, and quotations in the Elvish languages; and there was added to it an abbreviated version of those parts of The Tale of Aragorn and Arwen which lie outside the account of the War.
    J.R.R. Tolkien  --  The Fellowship of the Ring

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  • The mayor did not look at him, but went on annotating this docket.
    Victor Hugo  --  Les Miserables
  • As for Tom’s Bible, though it had no annotations and helps in margin from learned commentators, still it had been embellished with certain way-marks and guide-boards of Tom’s own invention, and which helped him more than the most learned expositions could have done.
    Harriet Beecher Stowe  --  Uncle Tom’s Cabin
  • There were several books on a shelf; one lay beside the tea-things open, and Utterson was amazed to find it a copy of a pious work, for which Jekyll had several times expressed a great esteem, annotated, in his own hand, with startling blasphemies.
    Robert Louis Stevenson  --  Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde
  • As you probably know, the personal papers of the scientist in question included a very heavily annotated copy of the Rosicrucian manifestos.
    Dan Brown  --  The Lost Symbol
  • Covering the reading desk there were endless piles of petitions and memorials, all annotated with the royal decision and signature.
    T. H. White  --  The Once and Future King
  • Lockhart’s Life of Napoleon (cover wanting, marginal annotations, minimising victories, aggrandising defeats of the protagonist).
    James Joyce  --  Ulysses
  • I have a few more annotations to my diagnosis.
    Susanna Kaysen  --  Girl Interrupted
  • Bending low to decipher the ingredients (even here, the previous owner had made annotations and crossed things out) Harry hurried off toward the store cupboard to find what he needed.
    J.K. Rowling  --  Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince
  • Running all that over in his head as he listens to the rain, Cedric thinks about how many paragraphs of his psych text he’ll have to annotate and block out for cramming in the middle of next week.
    Ron Suskind  --  A Hope in the Unseen
  • He also occupied himself with annotating the fine work of Baudry-leRouge, Bishop of Noyon and Tournay, De Cupa Petrarum, which had given him a violent passion for architecture, an inclination which had replaced in his heart his passion for hermeticism, of which it was, moreover, only a natural corollary, since there is an intimate relation between hermeticism and masonry.
    Victor Hugo  --  The Hunchback of Notre Dame
  • "And what if they are?" she went on, feeling bound to annotate with a malicious yet affectionate wink these words which she was repeating, out of good nature, like a lesson prepared beforehand which, she knew, it would please Mlle.
    Marcel Proust  --  Swann’s Way
  • There he lives, I thought, and carries on his labors year by year, reads and annotates texts, seeks for analogies between western Asiatic and Indian mythologies, and it satisfies him, because he believes in the value of it all.
    Hermann Hesse  --  Steppenwolf
  • Such annotations as may be useful to assist the reader in comprehending the characters of the Jew, the Templar, the Captain of the mercenaries, or Free Companions, as they were called, and others proper to the period, are added, but with a sparing hand, since sufficient information on these subjects is to be found in general history.
    Sir Walter Scott  --  Ivanhoe
  • I have been led farther than I had foreseen, and various subjects for annotation have presented themselves which, though I have no direct need of them, I could not pretermit.
    George Eliot  --  Middlemarch
  • "The Spell of the Yukon"; a "gift" copy of James Whitcomb Riley, an assortment of battered, annotated schoolbooks, and, finally, to his surprise, one of his own late discoveries, the collected poems of Rupert Brooke.
    F. Scott Fitzgerald  --  This Side of Paradise
  • And then holding forth the broken arm, he began a long and very learned lecture of anatomy, in which simple and double fractures were most accurately considered; and the several ways in which Jones might have broken his arm were discussed, with proper annotations showing how many of these would have been better, and how many worse than the present case.
    Henry Fielding  --  Tom Jones
  • The first is an annotated account of the Antelope case.
    Alexs Pate  --  Amistad
  • "I’m employed as an editor at the Oxford University Press, and Professor Sigurdsson was to add annotations to one of our publications."
    James A. Owen  --  Here, There be Dragons
  • His copy of the Tractatus Theologico-Politicus was underlined and marginally annotated from cover to cover (also disfigured by interlinear pencil translations: "I can read Latin," he would say, "but only the nouns").
    John Gardner  --  The Sunlight Dialogues
  • CHAPTER XVI BITTER WATERS Johnnie had a set of small volumes of English verse, extensively annotated by his own hand, which Stoddard had brought to her early in their acquaintance, leaving it with her more as a gift than as a loan.
    Grace MacGowan Cooke  --  The Power and the Glory
  • During the daylight hours she would try to read, but the books that they had given her were deadly dull: ponderous old histories and geographies, annotated maps, a dry-as-dust study of the laws of Dome, The Seven-Pointed Star and Lives of , the High Septons, a huge tome about dragons that somehow made them about as interesting as newts.
    George R.R. Martin  --  A Feast For Crows
  • By evening, after working fourteen or fifteen hours since dawn, Stokes would hasten to St. Swithin’s by motor-cycle—he hated the joggling and the lack of dignity and he found it somewhat dangerous to take curving hillroads at sixty miles an hour, but this was the quickest way, and till midnight he conferred with Twyford, gave him orders for the next day, arranged his clumsy annotations, and marveled at his grim meekness.
    Sinclair Lewis  --  Arrowsmith
  • What’s that?" she tapped at a section that somebody had underlined or annotated.
    Maxine Hong Kingston  --  The Woman Warrior
  • Continue your annotations, continue your questionings.
    Walt Whitman  --  Leaves of Grass
  • "Oh, I can’t wait to analyze and annotate them," said Millard, rubbing his hands together.
    Ransom Riggs  --  Hollow City
  • "There," he said, pointing to an engraving of a dragonlike creature and the annotation below it.
    James A. Owen  --  Here, There be Dragons
  • I had often seen my noble patron annotating ancient volumes, and eagerly searching amongst dusty family manuscripts.
    Alexandre Dumas  --  The Count of Monte Cristo
  • , still annotating.
    Alexandre Dumas  --  The Count of Monte Cristo
  • He examined the annotations for a few moments more, then looked around at the expectant faces.
    James A. Owen  --  Here, There be Dragons
  • "There are a great deal of annotations in modern English, but there’s no hierarchy to it, no order, other than a rough chronological one."
    James A. Owen  --  Here, There be Dragons
  • After a few minutes, he came to a large page of parchment with a heading that translated roughly to "Paralon," along with extensive annotations that included nautical instructions.
    James A. Owen  --  Here, There be Dragons
  • "There are a number of such maps at the beginning, but as you can see, several have been annotated in other languages, including English—although most of them are still untranslated," he finished, elbowing John.
    James A. Owen  --  Here, There be Dragons
  • , much preoccupied while annotating Horace with the corner of his finger-nail, heroes who have become emperors, and makers of wooden shoes who have become dauphins, had two anxieties,—Napoleon and Mathurin Bruneau.
    Victor Hugo  --  Les Miserables
  • M. Madeleine had retained his seat near the fire, pen in hand, his eyes fixed on the docket which he was turning over and annotating, and which contained the trials of the commission on highways for the infraction of police regulations.
    Victor Hugo  --  Les Miserables
  • Louis Philippe annotated Beccaria with his own hand.
    Victor Hugo  --  Les Miserables
  • MARIUS POOR drew up prospectuses, translated newspapers, annotated editions, compiled biographies, etc. ; net product, year in and year out, seven hundred francs.
    Victor Hugo  --  Les Miserables
  • "We don’t have any way to read all but the most basic maps and annotations in the Geographica—and with no way to translate the rest of the maps, we can never find our way to the Cartographer’s island, even if he still really exists."
    James A. Owen  --  Here, There be Dragons
  • In short, all you have to do is to manage to quote these names, or refer to these stories I have mentioned, and leave it to me to insert the annotations and quotations, and I swear by all that’s good to fill your margins and use up four sheets at the end of the book.
    Miguel de Cervantes  --  Don Quixote
  • John continued to examine the Geographica, working through the extensive annotations dealing with the Cartographer’s island.
    James A. Owen  --  Here, There be Dragons
  • "If you’re here about the annotations, you’re early."
    James A. Owen  --  Here, There be Dragons
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