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Author Room, Adrian.

Title Brewer's dictionary of phrase & fable / revised by Adrian Room
Edition Fifteenth edition
Published London : Cassell, 1995
London : Cassell, ©1995c1995 ; [東京] : 秀文インターナショナル(distributor)


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 MELB  803 B8475/D/1995  AVAILABLE
Description xvii, 1182 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Summary A reference guide containing information about thousands of phrases and expressions not normally coverd by conventional dictionaries. New etymological material about word and phrase histories is included, and there are entries on people and events
Analysis English language Dictionaries
English language Dictionaries
Notes Previous edition: 1989
Subject Allusions.
English language -- Terms and phrases.
Literature -- Dictionaries.
Mythology -- Dictionaries.
Genre/Form Dictionaries.
Author Brewer, Ebenezer Cobham, 1810-1897. Dictionary of phrase and fable.
ISBN 0304345997
Other Titles Brewer's dictionary of phrase and fable