Anecdotes collectively a collection of anecdotes
- Anecdotes collectively; a collection of anecdotes.
"anecdotes collectively," 1823, from anecdote + -age. As a jocular coinage definition "garrulous senior years" its recorded from 1835, and generated anecdotard.
(n.) Anecdotes collectively; an accumulation of anecdotes.
The anecdotage as to the origin of this famous essay is voluminous.