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Oxford treasury of sayings and quotations

Oxford treasury of sayings and quotations

Author: Susan Ratcliffe
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 4th edView all editions and formats
Contains quotations, proverbs, and phrases from throughout history and around the world, grouped by topic in over four hundred alphabetically arranged categories from Ability to Youth. Includes a list of themes and a keyword index.
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Genre/Form: quotations (texts)
Terms and phrases
Mots et locutions
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Susan Ratcliffe
ISBN: 9780199609123 0199609128
OCLC Number: 751716064
Notes: Revised edition of: Oxford dictionary of phrase, saying, and quotation. 3rd ed. 2006.
Includes index.
Description: xxviii, 696 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: Preface to the Fourth Edition ; Introduction to the First Edition ; How to Use this Book ; List of Themes ; Sayings and Quotations ; Index
Other Titles: Treasury of sayings and quotations
Sayings and quotations
Sayings & quotations
Oxford dictionary of phrase, saying, and quotation.
Responsibility: edited by Susan Ratcliffe.


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