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The Facts on File dictionary of classical, biblical, and literary allusions

Author: Abraham H Lass; David Kiremidjian; Ruth M Goldstein
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Facts on File, ©1987.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Contains 1,300 key allusions, alphabetically arranged and cross referenced with definitions and sources.
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Genre/Form: Reference works
Dictionaries
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Abraham H Lass; David Kiremidjian; Ruth M Goldstein
ISBN: 0816012679 9780816012671
OCLC Number: 14588507
Description: viii, 240 pages ; 24 cm
Other Titles: Dictionary of classical, biblical, and literary allusions.
Responsibility: Abraham H. Lass, David Kiremidjian, Ruth M. Goldstein.

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Pandora's Box, a Giaconda smile, the handwriting on the wall--these and myriad other allusions are encountered endlessly in daily communication. This book provides a quick and easy reference to the  Read more...

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