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Handy-Book of Literary Curiosities

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Handy-Book of Literary Curiosities

by Walsh, William S

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  • Hardcover
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Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott Co., 1911. null Book Good Ex-Library Alphabetical list of unusual usage, expressions, idioms, aphorisms and explanation....'Beauty is only skin-deep', 'Beat the dog before the lion', 'a Pretty Kettle of Fish', 'Noblesse Oblige', 'Curiosities of Names', 'Eccentricities of Rhymes' and much more. Heavy 1104 pgs, brown cloth hardbound, approx. 5-1/2 x 7-3/4" and 2" thick. Some rubbing wear along edges, first flyleaf is missing, usual ex-library labels, numbers, stamps, but overall inside very good, clean and fascinating reading.. Hardcover. 3. Book.

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International Bookshop US (US)
Seller Inventory #
1475
Title
Handy-Book of Literary Curiosities
Author
Walsh, William S
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - 3
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
J.B. Lippincott Co.
Place of Publication
Philadelphia
Date published
1911
Keywords
Literature; Reference

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