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Brewer's dictionary of phrase and fable.

Author: Ivor H Evans; Ebenezer Cobham Brewer
Publisher: New York : Harper & Row, ©1989.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 14th ed.View all editions and formats
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Provides meanings and origins of over 20 thousand words, phrases and proper names, arraigned in alphabetical order.
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Genre/Form: Dictionaries
Terms and phrases
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ivor H Evans; Ebenezer Cobham Brewer
ISBN: 0060162007 9780060162009
OCLC Number: 19811680
Notes: Spine title: Dictionary of phrase & fable.
Description: xxi, 1220 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Preface --
Introduction --
Chronological list of books by Dr. Brewer --
Key to pronunciation --
Abbreviations --
Cross-references --
The dictionary --
Guide to index --
Index.
Other Titles: Dictionary of phrase & fable

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Provides meanings and origins of over 20 thousand words, phrases and proper names, arraigned in alphabetical order.

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