This blog is a hub for Laura Gibbs' forays into the wide world of proverbs.
Sunday, March 31, 2013
Book: Dictionary of Foreign Phrases and Classical Quotations (Jones)
Title: A Dictionary of Foreign Phrases and Classical Quotations, Comprising 14000 Idioms, Proverbs, Maxims, Mottoes, Technical Words and Terms, Press Allusions in Latin, Greek, French, German, Italian, Spanish and Portuguese with English Translations & Equivalents Author: Hugh Percy Jones Year: 1908 Pages: 532 pages Google Books
Description: The book is organized by the different languages, alphabetically within those languages, with some indications as to sources.