Oliver Wendell Holmes Quotes (448 quotes)




Oliver Wendell Holmes
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Professor At The Breakfast Table (2007 edition), Reprint Services Corporation - ISBN: 9780781213813
Oliver Wendell Holmes
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Professor At The Breakfast Table (2007 edition), Reprint Services Corporation - ISBN: 9780781213813
Oliver Wendell Holmes
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The Professor at the Breakfast Table With the Story of Iris (2005 edition), Kessinger Publishing - ISBN: 9781417917921
Oliver Wendell Holmes
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The Fundamental Holmes: A Free Speech Chronicle and Reader - Selections from the Opinions, Books, Articles, Speeches, Letters and Other Writings by and about Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr. (2010 edition), Cambridge University Press - ISBN: 9780521143899
Oliver Wendell Holmes
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Holmes-Laski letters: the correspondence of Mr. Justice Holmes and Harold J. Laski, 1916-1935 (1963 edition), Scribner Paper Fiction
Oliver Wendell Holmes
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The Professor at the Breakfast-table: With the Story of Iris (1872 edition)


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Born: August 29, 1809

Died: October 8, 1894 (aged 85)

Nationality: American

Occupation: Writer

Bio: Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. was an American physician, poet, professor, lecturer, and author. Regarded by his peers as one of the best writers of the 19th century, he is considered a member of the Fireside Poets.

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