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Writers and writing

Association of Authors' Representatives
Association of Book Publishers of B.C.
Bartlett's Familiar Quotations
The Official Quentin Blake Website
The Book Arts Web's links
Books and Book Collecting
The British Library
Butterick's Practical Typography
Century Dictionary
Children's Book Council
The Devil's Dictionary (1911)
A Dictionary of Canadianisms on Historical Principles's index of Literary agents
The Free Dictionary
Merriam Webster Online Dictionary
The Observation Deck
Official Website of Roberta Isleib
Online Etymology Dictionary
Poets' Corner
Project Gutenburg
Publishing industry links
St Bride Printing Library's links
Soc. of Children's Book Writers & Illustrators
The WATCH file
The Word Pool
World Wide Words


UK Intellectual Property Office
University of Rochester
University of Stanford Copyright & Fair Use Center
WATCH database

Foreign language dictionaries & grammar

1612 Vocabolario della Crusca (in Italian)
Babylon Latin Dictionary
Dizionario Etimologico Online (in Italian)
Florio's 1611 Italian/English Dictionary
Italian language grammar
Italian synonyms (Sinonimi Master)
Latin–English dictionary
Latin phrases dictionary
LEO (German–English Dictionary)
Lexilogos (German–English Dictionaries)
WebVerbixconjugation of verbs in 100+ languages
WordReference.comEnglish to Italian, French and
Spanish verbs


Alciato's Book of Emblems
Aldo Scaglione, Knights at Court
BBC History website
BBC History Magazine
Cardinals of the Holy Roman Church
The Classics Page
Condottieri 1330-1550 (in Italian)
Consortium of European Research Libraries
Dictionary of heresy and heretics (in Italian)
EDIT16 (in Italian)
Genealogie Delle Dinastie Italiane (in Italian)
Hierarchy of the Catholic Church
The History of the Accademia di San Luca
Internet Medieval Sourcebook
Istituto Treccani
The MacTutor History of Mathematics archive
Moroni Dizionario
New Advent (Catholic culture)
OxLIP on the Web
Perpetual calendar
Platner's A 1929 Topography of Ancient Rome
ProQuest Information and Learning
Renaissance festival books
Time and
The Triple Crown (Papal conclaves)

Art and art history

Baroque Rome
Foto Marburg (in German)
Glossario Italiano (in Italian)
Glossary of fortifications (in Italian)
The Gombrich Archive
The Ink Corrosion Website
Kunstlexikon von P.W. Hartmann (in German)
Lyall Harris' website
Katrin Grote-Baker's website
The Memory of Paper
Society of Architectural Historians (SAH)
Werner Oechslin Library Foundation

Food history

Cindy Renfrow's website
Food & Think ('s food blog)
Historic Food (website of Ivan Day)
Italian food history
A Modern Herbal by Mrs. Grieve

Cooks and cooking

Italian Food Forever
Museo della Cucina (in Italian and English)
The Traveller's Lunchbox

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This page last updated: March 9, 2022.