Brewer's Dictionary of Phrase & Fable

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Cassell, 2001 - Allusions in literature - 1298 pages
9 Reviews
"Dr Brewer's classic work of reference, fully revised and updated for the millennium, now available in paperback"

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Review: Brewer's Dictionary of Phrase and Fable

User Review  - Margaret Adams - Goodreads

This book is often referred to as the classic reference for writers and speakers. It is. So many terms and phrases that one hears used are explained here and the origin of the term given. It is an excellent reference book and interesting in its own right. Read full review

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User Review  - Richard Thomas - Goodreads

Indispensable. Read full review

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