4 edition of A Handbook of proverbs found in the catalog.
Librarys copy signed by Nat Schmulowitz.
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvi, 60 p. :|
|Number of Pages||52|
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Man I am a man King Lear. 1 show that the book comes from different traditions and authors. Focuses on critical words and phrases, explaining accepted interpretations, noting how various translations have handled passages, and explaining the nuances of the Hebrew original text. Comment: Used - Good: All pages and cover are intact including the dust cover, if applicable.
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The PDF was helpful in verifying the information printed within my copy of Wordsworth's Dictionary of Proverbs. ments So mixed in him, that Nature might stand up And say to all the world, This was a man. His money comes from him like drops of blood. Proverbs offer a concise record of folk wisdom and have appeared in oral tradition, literature, art, and popular culture for centuries.
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Written by the foremost authority on proverbs, this reference gives high school students, undergraduates, and general readers a concise yet comprehensive overview of proverbs in world culture.