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Dictionary of phrase and fable :

giving the derivation, source, or origin of commom phrases, allusions, and words that have a tale to tell /
by the Rev. E. Cobham Brewer
Main Creator: Brewer, Ebenezer Cobham, 1810-1897.
Contributors: Holloway, Joseph, 1861-1944, former owner.
In collection: Holloway Book Collection
Format: BOOK
Published / Created: London, New York, Paris : Cassell, Petter & Galpin ; [187-?]
Edition:Eighth edition.
Notes:Two handwritten letters from E. Cobham Brewer to unknown recipient (dated 14 May 1880 and 21 July 1885?] thanking him for his notes and suggestions included inside front cover.

Physical description: viii, 983 pages ; 20 cm

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15A 964
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