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QUIZ answers – Identify these quotes about reading

Reading quiz Answers (Fri)_2

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Answers:

  1. Napoléon Bonaparte (1769 – 1821)
  2. Jane Austen (1775 – 1817)
  3. Nathaniel Hawthorne (1804 – 1864)
  4. Elizabeth Barrett Browning (1806 – 1861)
  5. Margaret Fuller (1810 – 1850)
  6. Gustave Flaubert (1821 – 1880)
  7. Mark Twain (1835 – 1910)
  8. Oscar Wilde (1854 – 1900)

Not easy – how many did you get right?

 

 

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2 thoughts on “QUIZ answers – Identify these quotes about reading”

    1. Yes, it’s wonderful! 🙂 It is usually attributed to him, but I admit I couldn’t find a source for it. For that reason it nearly didn’t go in. But then, as Wilde really did say (Lady Windermere’s Fan), “I can resist everything except temptation.”

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