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Encyclopaedia of quotations a treasury of wisdom, wit and humor, odd comparisons and proverbs : authors, 931; subjects, 1393; quotations, 10,299 by Adam WoolГ©ver

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Published by McKay in Philadelphia, PA .
Written in English


  • Quotations, English.

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Edition Notes

Statementcompiled and arranged by Adam Wooléver
LC ClassificationsPN"6331".W65
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 527 p.
Number of Pages527
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20112792M
LC Control Number65000371

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