Q: Word for beginning-of-chapter quotations?

Alice Faber faber at HASKINS.YALE.EDU
Thu Jan 11 19:50:03 UTC 2007

Joel S. Berson wrote:
> What is the word for the usually-short quotations sometimes placed at
> the beginning of chapters?  I've lost it.


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