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The Resource A hand-book of proverbs : comprising an entire republication of Ray's collection of English proverbs, with his additions from foreign languages : and a complete alphabetical index : in which are introduced large additions, as well of proverbs as of sayings, sentences, maxims, and phrases, collected by Henry G. Bohn

A hand-book of proverbs : comprising an entire republication of Ray's collection of English proverbs, with his additions from foreign languages : and a complete alphabetical index : in which are introduced large additions, as well of proverbs as of sayings, sentences, maxims, and phrases, collected by Henry G. Bohn

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A hand-book of proverbs : comprising an entire republication of Ray's collection of English proverbs, with his additions from foreign languages : and a complete alphabetical index : in which are introduced large additions, as well of proverbs as of sayings, sentences, maxims, and phrases
Title
A hand-book of proverbs
Title remainder
comprising an entire republication of Ray's collection of English proverbs, with his additions from foreign languages : and a complete alphabetical index : in which are introduced large additions, as well of proverbs as of sayings, sentences, maxims, and phrases
Statement of responsibility
collected by Henry G. Bohn
Creator
Contributor
Former owner
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN6421
LC item number
.B6 1855
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
Bohn's antiquarian library
Label
A hand-book of proverbs : comprising an entire republication of Ray's collection of English proverbs, with his additions from foreign languages : and a complete alphabetical index : in which are introduced large additions, as well of proverbs as of sayings, sentences, maxims, and phrases, collected by Henry G. Bohn
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"The first 280 pages contain the text of Ray intact, the remainder of the volume (more than one half) is occupied by the index."--Advertisement
Dimensions
19 cm.
Extent
xvi, 583 p.
Lccn
13024211
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: original publisher's embossed blue cloth boards, with embossed stamp "Henry Bohn's Antiquarian Library;" embossed spine; gold-stamped spine title "Hand Book of Proverbs" and below "Bohn's Antiquarian Library 5/-;" publisher's advertisements on endpapers. Autograph ownership inscription of George Cruikshank on title-page, dated 1855. In black cloth phase wrapper lined with blue flannel, with blue silk pull; in matching black cloth and blue/olive green leather slipcase; gold-stamped box title "Hand Book of Provergs. Bohn. Cruikshank's Copy. First Edition 1855." Gift of Jo Swerling.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)04574353
  • ucoclc4574353
Label
A hand-book of proverbs : comprising an entire republication of Ray's collection of English proverbs, with his additions from foreign languages : and a complete alphabetical index : in which are introduced large additions, as well of proverbs as of sayings, sentences, maxims, and phrases, collected by Henry G. Bohn
Publication
Note
"The first 280 pages contain the text of Ray intact, the remainder of the volume (more than one half) is occupied by the index."--Advertisement
Dimensions
19 cm.
Extent
xvi, 583 p.
Lccn
13024211
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: original publisher's embossed blue cloth boards, with embossed stamp "Henry Bohn's Antiquarian Library;" embossed spine; gold-stamped spine title "Hand Book of Proverbs" and below "Bohn's Antiquarian Library 5/-;" publisher's advertisements on endpapers. Autograph ownership inscription of George Cruikshank on title-page, dated 1855. In black cloth phase wrapper lined with blue flannel, with blue silk pull; in matching black cloth and blue/olive green leather slipcase; gold-stamped box title "Hand Book of Provergs. Bohn. Cruikshank's Copy. First Edition 1855." Gift of Jo Swerling.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)04574353
  • ucoclc4574353

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