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The Resource The Oxford dictionary of allusions, edited by Andrew Delahunty, Sheila Dignen, and Penny Stock

The Oxford dictionary of allusions, edited by Andrew Delahunty, Sheila Dignen, and Penny Stock

Label
The Oxford dictionary of allusions
Title
The Oxford dictionary of allusions
Statement of responsibility
edited by Andrew Delahunty, Sheila Dignen, and Penny Stock
Title variation
Dictionary of allusions
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Allusions form a colourful extension to the English language, drawing on our knowledge of literature and mythology to give a shorthand for describing people, places, and events. This text explains the meanings of the allusions in use in modern English
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
Dewey number
  • 423.1
  • 423.1
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Delahunty, Andrew
  • Dignen, Sheila
  • Stock, Penny
Series statement
Oxford paperback reference
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  • Allusions
  • Languages
Label
The Oxford dictionary of allusions, edited by Andrew Delahunty, Sheila Dignen, and Penny Stock
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: 2001
  • Includes index
Control code
9780198606826
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xii, 453 p.
Isbn
9780198606826
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Label
The Oxford dictionary of allusions, edited by Andrew Delahunty, Sheila Dignen, and Penny Stock
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: 2001
  • Includes index
Control code
9780198606826
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xii, 453 p.
Isbn
9780198606826
Isbn Type
(pbk.)

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