The Penguin Dictionary of Proverbs

The Penguin Dictionary of Proverbs

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By turns witty, teasing and provoking, this collection of proverbs ranges from the classical wisdom of "familiarity breeds contempt" to the 20th-century cycnicism of "those who can do, do;those who can't, teach".show more

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  • Paperback | 352 pages
  • 124.46 x 193.04 x 22.86mm | 113.4g
  • Penguin Books Ltd
  • London, United Kingdom
  • index
  • 0140511180
  • 9780140511185