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ERIC Number: EJ599786
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
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Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0276-3877
An "Alms-Basket" of "Bric-a-Brac": "Brewer's Dictionary of Phrase and Fable".
Bunge, Charles A.
Reference Librarian, n66 p79-89 1999
Describes the development and history of "Brewer's Dictionary of Phrase and Fable," a reference source first published in 1870 that includes the etymology of phrases, allusions and words. Discusses reviews that reflected and shaped its status as a standard reference book, describes the current edition, and considers its enduring value. (LRW)
Publication Type: Historical Materials; Book/Product Reviews; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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Identifiers: Historical Background
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