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Pronunciation: [anθˈɒləd͡ʒi] (IPA)

An anthology is a collection of literary works, typically poems or short stories, by various authors gathered together in one book or volume. Synonyms for anthology include compendium, collection, selection, anthology series, anthology film, and omnibus. A compendium is a comprehensive collection of information or knowledge on a particular subject or topic, while a selection refers to a carefully chosen group of items or elements taken from a larger source. An anthology series or film refers to a collection of individual stories or episodes that share a common theme or genre, while an omnibus is a collection of literary works by a single author or group of authors.

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Usage examples for Anthology

Nor is the Congressional Record an anthology of poetic masterpieces.
"The Literature of Ecstasy"
Albert Mordell
An anthology of English classics.
"U.S. Copyright Renewals, 1962 July - December"
U.S. Copyright Office
Next the Bible is Q's anthology of English Verse, its brave leather cover rather impaired by the fact that for two mornings Boggley, having mislaid his strop, has stropped his razor on it.
"Olivia in India"
O. Douglas

Famous quotes with Anthology

  • You apply the skills you use to produce your own book to make an anthology. Shaping. Rhythm.
    Robyn Davidson
  • I have got an anthology album out. The American version has got the same mixes but the European version, I remixed them in the studio and added a couple of things that I have always wanted to add.
    John Entwistle
  • A well chosen anthology is a complete dispensary of medicine for the more common mental disorders, and may be used as much for prevention as cure.
    Robert Graves
  • The Psalms, the anthology of the hymns of Israel, are still used by Christians.
    Kenneth Scott Latourette
  • We don't attempt to have any theme for a number of the anthology, or to have any particular sequence. We just put in things that we like, and then we try to alternate the prose and the poetry.
    James Laughlin

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