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And. Proverbial sayings. Bartlett jere whiting. Publication of the book has been aided by a grant from the Hyder Edward Rollins Fund of Harvard University. HARVARD UNIVERSITY PRESS Cambridge, Massachusetts and London, England 1989. This book is printed on acid-free paper, and its binding materials have been chosen for strength and durability. Whiting, Bartlett Jere, 1904-. Modern proverbs and proverbial sayings, Bartlett Jere Whiting, p. cm. Bibliography: p. ISBN 0-674-58053-2.
J. Whiting savors proverbial expressions and has devoted much of his lifetime to studying and collecting them; no one knows more about British and American proverbs than he. The present volume, based upon writings in British North America from the earliest settlements to approximately 1820, complements his and Archer Taylor's Dictionary of American Proverbs and Proverbial Phrases, 1820-1880
Bartlett Jere Whiting has, in the course of fifty years’ reading, culled these proverbial expressions from a huge range of. .The volume is patterned after its predecessor, Whiting’s Early American Proverbs and Proverbial Phrases.
Bartlett Jere Whiting has, in the course of fifty years’ reading, culled these proverbial expressions from a huge range of sources, some seven thousand books as well as newspapers and magazines. Since proverbs are by nature popular, he has drawn heavily on popular writing such as detective stories and science fiction; with certain notable exceptions (James Joyce among them), major authors, writers of belles-lettres, have proved less fertile terrain than the purveyors of fiction for the masses.
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Bartlett Jere Whiting. Modern Proverbs and Proverbial Sayings. Bibliographic Details. Title: Modern Proverbs and Proverbial Sayings. Publication Date: 1989. Scar of bookplate removal on verso of front board. Bookseller Inventory ABE-1521981168007. Ask Seller a Question. Book Condition: Near Fine. Synopsis: Lists by key word thousands of proverbs currently in use in Britain and the .
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