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  • Published: 4 May 2001
  • ISBN: 9780140514780
  • Imprint: Penguin Press
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 384
  • RRP: $24.99

The Penguin Dictionary Of Proverbs


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Entertaining and informative, this rich and diverse collection of over 6000 proverbs (and their origins) is a delight to browse and the perfect addition to any home reference shelf.

  • Pub date: 4 May 2001
  • ISBN: 9780140514780
  • Imprint: Penguin Press
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 384
  • RRP: $24.99

About the Author

Rosalind Fergusson

Rosalind Fergusson, a former teacher, is a freelance writer and editor with a wide range of reference books to her name. She lives in Kent with her husband David and occupies her leisure time with walking, sailing, literature and music.

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