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By Emanuel Strauss

This concise variation of the definitive 3-volume Dictionary of eu Proverbs constitutes a desirable number of proverbs in 29 languages. The entries are prepared alphabetically in response to the English similar, permitting the reader to spot universal traits simply and quickly.
* All proverbs indexed in unique language
* 29 ecu languages featured
* contains all proverbs in present use
* completely checked via language experts to make sure accuracy.
The Concise Dictionary of eu Proverbs is predicated on over forty years in-depth examine by means of the compiler. it really is a necessary reference resource for linguists, ethnologists and folklorists, and of curiosity to an individual eager to learn about the origins, improvement and present utilization of the proverb.
Emanuel Straussis a world-renowned specialist on proverbs.

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