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The Resource Brewer's dictionary of phrase & fable

Brewer's dictionary of phrase & fable

Label
Brewer's dictionary of phrase & fable
Title
Brewer's dictionary of phrase & fable
Title variation
  • Brewer's dictionary of phrase and fable
  • Dictionary of phrase & fable
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Provides 19,000 definitions of typical phrases and words and explains their historical origins
Cataloging source
JRS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ayto, John
Dewey number
  • 423
  • 803
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN43
LC item number
.B65 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1810-1897
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Brewer, Ebenezer Cobham
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • English language
  • Literature
  • Mythology
  • Allusions
  • Mythology
  • Literature
  • English language
  • Allusions
  • English language
  • Literature
  • Mythology
  • Phraseology
  • Allusions
  • Mythology, Classical
Label
Brewer's dictionary of phrase & fable
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Foreword
  • Preface to the 17th edition
  • Acknowledgments
  • From the preface to the 1st edition of 1870
  • Introduction
  • Guide to the use of the dictionary
  • The Dictionary
Control code
ocm71124874
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
  • 17th ed. /
  • rev. by John Ayto.
Extent
xxvii, 1523 pages
Isbn
9780061121203
Lccn
2007274976
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o71124874
  • (OCoLC)71124874
Label
Brewer's dictionary of phrase & fable
Link
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Foreword
  • Preface to the 17th edition
  • Acknowledgments
  • From the preface to the 1st edition of 1870
  • Introduction
  • Guide to the use of the dictionary
  • The Dictionary
Control code
ocm71124874
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
  • 17th ed. /
  • rev. by John Ayto.
Extent
xxvii, 1523 pages
Isbn
9780061121203
Lccn
2007274976
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o71124874
  • (OCoLC)71124874

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