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The Concise Oxford dictionary of proverbs

Author: J A Simpson; Jennifer Speake
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1998.
Series: Oxford paperback reference.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 3rd edView all editions and formats
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Now reissued and updated, this reference provides the reader with over 1000 of the best-known English proverbs from around the world. For this third edition, the explanatory material has been expanded and new proverbs added. In addition to a history of each proverb, the thematic index aids use.
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: J A Simpson; Jennifer Speake
ISBN: 0192800841 9780192800848
OCLC Number: 41014302
Description: xii, 333 pages ; 20 cm.
Series Title: Oxford paperback reference.
Other Titles: Oxford dictionary of proverbs
Responsibility: [compiled by John Simpson & Jennifer Speake].
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Now reissued and updated, this reference provides the reader with over 1000 of the best-known English proverbs from around the world. For this third edition, the explanatory material has been expanded and new proverbs added. In addition to a history of each proverb, the thematic index aids use.

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