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This is a personal project by @dellsystem. I built this to help me retain information from the books I'm reading.

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(noun) a container or shrine in which sacred relics are kept

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reliquary
reliquaries



of coral in this strange place, suggesting a reliquary sea, and of the blessed semblance of God on the faces of superstitious mountains

—p.349 by Don DeLillo
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4 months, 3 weeks ago


on a colourful reliquary

—p.105 The Growing Stone (81) by Albert Camus
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7 years ago


should now look like a reliquary of bygone world

missing "a" before bygone?

—p.505 The Only Certainties are Death and Capital (505) by Mark Fisher
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5 years, 5 months ago


It can only be conserved, in a reliquary form, as a testimony of an experience related to history by an emotional link.

—p.147 Melancholy Images, from Left Wing Melancholia: Marxis, History and Memory (137) by Enzo Traverso
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5 years, 4 months ago


He peered into dusty reliquary jars containing the bones of Saint Whoever.

—p.201 by Jeffrey Eugenides
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3 months, 3 weeks ago


But other holy appliances were kept handy, for a rousing ceremony to speed the foreign visitor who rested up on the hill. Reliquaries were opened

—p.18 PART I (1) by William Gaddis
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1 year, 6 months ago