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Foreword   /fˈɔrwˌərd/   Listen

A short introductory essay preceding the text of a book.  Synonyms: preface, prolusion.

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"Foreword" Quotes from Famous Books

... Foreword General Bibliography I. The Purpose of Camping II. Leadership; Bibliography (See General Bibliography) III. Location and Sanitation; Bibliography IV. Camp Equipment V. Personal Check List or Inventory VI. Organization, Administration and Discipline ...
— Camping For Boys • H.W. Gibson

... same size as PEP but has thirty-two pages more. The following foreword of the author tells ...
— Evening Round Up - More Good Stuff Like Pep • William Crosbie Hunter

... opened this chapter with somewhat startling mottos, for its pathetic theme is Children and children's disease; and it seems to me appropriate, in view of what it portends, to send forth in this form a world-thought, as a harbinger of sympathy—a foreword which may set in motion the thought-waves of pity. For of all living creatures born into this world of pompous ignorance and maudlin solicitude to struggle for precarious existence from the cradle to the grave, by reason of the unnatural conditions of our vaunted hygienic ...
— Valere Aude - Dare to Be Healthy, Or, The Light of Physical Regeneration • Louis Dechmann

Words linked to "Foreword" :   text, introduction, preface, textual matter

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