Read e-book online Concise Dictionary of European Proverbs PDF

By Emanuel Strauss

ISBN-10: 0415160502

ISBN-13: 9780415160506

ISBN-10: 1138971464

ISBN-13: 9781138971462

This concise variation of the definitive 3-volume Dictionary of eu Proverbs constitutes a desirable number of proverbs in 29 languages. The entries are prepared alphabetically based on the English identical, permitting the reader to spot universal traits simply and quickly.
* All proverbs indexed in unique language
* 29 ecu languages featured
* comprises all proverbs in present use
* completely checked by means of language experts to make sure accuracy.
The Concise Dictionary of ecu Proverbs is predicated on over forty years in-depth study by way of the compiler. it's a vital reference resource for linguists, ethnologists and folklorists, and of curiosity to an individual desirous to find out about the origins, improvement and present utilization of the proverb.
Emanuel Straussis a world-renowned professional on proverbs.

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