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The Penguin Dictionary of Proverbs
     

The Penguin Dictionary of Proverbs

by Rosalind Fergusson
 

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Whether you are looking for a few wise words of advice, like 'Least said soonest mended', some trenchant observation, such as 'You can lead a horse to water but you can't make it drink,' or a common belief, such as 'A green Yule makes a fat churchyard', you will find them all in the newly revised and extended Penguin Dictionary of Proverbs. Entertaining and easy to

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Whether you are looking for a few wise words of advice, like 'Least said soonest mended', some trenchant observation, such as 'You can lead a horse to water but you can't make it drink,' or a common belief, such as 'A green Yule makes a fat churchyard', you will find them all in the newly revised and extended Penguin Dictionary of Proverbs. Entertaining and easy to use, it offers wit and wisdom to all.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780140514780
Publisher:
Penguin Publishing Group
Publication date:
11/01/2001
Edition description:
2ND
Pages:
384
Product dimensions:
6.08(w) x 7.74(h) x 0.76(d)

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