John Bartlett

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Noun1.John Bartlett - United States publisher and editor who compiled a book of familiar quotations (1820-1905)
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John Bartlett, prosecuting, told magistrates how the actor would drive past the victim's place of work and rev the engine of his car.
Bartlett of Fitchburg, grandchildren Danielle Bartlett, John Bartlett, Emily Cochran, David Cochran and Kaia Bartlett, brothers John Sparks and his wife Karen of Jupiter, FL and Thomas Sparks and his wife Mary of Fitchburg, brothers-in-law Richard Bartlett and his long-time friend Carol Baumbach of Longmont, CO, Thomas Bartlett and his wife Susan of Leominster and Guy Stroup of Battlefield, MO, several nieces and nephews.
Much of the American fashion of using quotes is attributable to a young bibliophile named John Bartlett who is best known for his book, Bartlett's Familiar Quotations (not sure who was familiar with them as they represented over 258 pages by 169 authors, chiefly from the Bible, William Shakespeare and the great English poets).
John Bartlett fell four foot down a depressed grave in the grounds of Christ Church in School Road, Yardley Wood.
Josephs), 2) Mark Osling (Penylan), 3) Daniel Salmon (Penylan) & Sk) Craig Williams (Gilfach); Rink 4: L) Rhys Jackson (Llanbradach), 2) John Bartlett (Penylan), 3) Liam Bouse (Ystrad Mynach) & Sk) David Harding (Penylan); Rink 5: L) Mike Corcoran (Caerphilly Town), 2) Mark Jackson (Llanbradach) 3) Mark Harding (Penylan) & Sk) Ian Henderson (Caerphilly Town); Rink 6: L) Wayne Letman (Penylan), 2) Dan Butler (Llanbradach), 3) Mike Smith (Caerphilly Town) & Sk) Martin Selway (Caerphilly Town) Res: Allan Blackmore (Whitchurch), Gary Cox (Penylan), Haydn Williams (Llanbradach), Carl Mounty (Penylan), Gavyn Fielding (Pontyclun Ath), Steve Edwards (Penylan).
The Natural Kitchen's meat counter is run by master butcher John Bartlett and chef Andy Jordan, who worked for Marco Pierre White.
A Collection of Passages, Phrases and Proverbs Traced to Their Sources in Ancient and Modern Literature By John Bartlett, Fourteenth Edition.
John Bartlett, an expert in business continuity management in the MENA region, was the course trainer during the full-day seminar.
Menswear designer John Bartlett helped get the "fur free" message out at the sixth annual Cool vs.
John Bartlett, senior adviser for the Primary Care Initiative at The Carter Center.
Our aim was to identify patients for whom anthracyclines provided benefit and to seek to ensure that future treatment was targeted to this group," said John Bartlett of Britain's Edinburgh University, who led the study.