Author: James Wood
Pages: 658 pages
Description: As the subtitle explains: Including Phrases, Mottoes, Maxims, Proverbs, Definitions, Aphorisms, and Sayings of Wise Men, in Their Bearing on Life, Literature, Speculation, Science, Art, Religion, and Morals Especially in the Modern Aspects of Them. This book is arranged alphabetically, with the proverbs of all languages mixed together. English translations are provided for the proverbs not originally in English.