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The Resource The Oxford dictionary of proverbs

The Oxford dictionary of proverbs

Label
The Oxford dictionary of proverbs
Title
The Oxford dictionary of proverbs
Title variation
Dictionary of proverbs
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This unique and authoritative collection contains over 1,100 of the most widely-used proverbs in English with research drawing on the Oxford English Corpus, the world's largest language databank. Lively and compelling, this book is filled with favourites - old and new - and with the fascinating history of each proverb through the ages
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
Dewey number
  • 398.9'21'03
  • 398.9
  • 398.9'21'03
  • 398.92103
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Speake, Jennifer
Series statement
Oxford paperback reference
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Proverbs, English
  • Customs and Folklore
Label
The Oxford dictionary of proverbs
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Previous ed.: 2003
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 357-359) and index
Control code
9780199539536
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
  • 5th ed. /
  • edited by Jennifer Speake.
Extent
xii, 400 p.
Isbn
9780199539536
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Label
The Oxford dictionary of proverbs
Publication
Note
Previous ed.: 2003
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 357-359) and index
Control code
9780199539536
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
  • 5th ed. /
  • edited by Jennifer Speake.
Extent
xii, 400 p.
Isbn
9780199539536
Isbn Type
(pbk.)

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