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Brewer's dictionary of modern phrase & fable

Author: Adrian Room; Ebenezer Cobham Brewer
Publisher: London : Cassell, 2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Defines and explains over 8000 words, phrases, slogans, names, events, and titles of books, films and television programs commonly referred to in modern English.
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Genre/Form: Paperback
Dictionaries
Mots et locutions
Dictionnaires anglais
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Adrian Room; Ebenezer Cobham Brewer
ISBN: 0304353817 9780304353811
OCLC Number: 44786584
Description: xx, 773 pages ; 24 cm
Other Titles: Dictionary of modern phrase and fable
Responsibility: compiled by Adrian Room.
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Brewer's original dictionary was written in 1864 and offered a compendium of general knowledge across a wide range of subjects. In this modern edition, Adrian Room offers 8000 entries on the  Read more...

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