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a dictionary of cliches eric partridge

End pages have library labels, as does reverse of title page. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less. Alternative Title: Eric Honeywood Partridge Eric Partridge, in full Eric Honeywood Partridge, born Feb. We make no profit on postal charges. But aren't these overused phrases the first things that come to mind? This work is full of things better left unsaid: hackneyed phrases, idioms battered into senselessness, infuriating Gallicisms, once-familiar quotations and tags from the ancient classics.

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A Dictionary of Cliches

a dictionary of cliches eric partridge

Shylock in The Merchant of Venice. Boards have a few surface marks and some faded colour. Spine has a library code hand written on it. This work is full of things better left unsaid: hackneyed phrases, idioms battered into senselessness, infuriating Gallicisms, once-familiar quotations and tags from the ancient classics. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements.

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A Dictionary of Cliches

a dictionary of cliches eric partridge

Blue buckram boards with gilt lettering to spine. When securely packed this item will weigh in the region of 426g. Pages are intact and are not marred by notes or highlighting, but may contain a neat previous owner name. Green cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine. Contents: preface, introduction, a dictionary of cliches. Pages are intact and are not marred by notes or highlighting, but may contain a neat previous owner name. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less.

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A Dictionary of Cliches by Eric Partridge

a dictionary of cliches eric partridge

It makes a formidable list, amplified as it is with definitions, sources, and indications of the clichés, venerability in every case. Third edition revised from January 1947. Spots of foxing to top edge; a few spots of light foxing to endpapers. Third edition revised, 12mo, pp. You can make it easier for us to review and, hopefully, publish your contribution by keeping a few points in mind. From United Kingdom to U. A copy that has been read, but remains in excellent condition.

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A Dictionary of Cliches by Eric Partridge

a dictionary of cliches eric partridge

Your contribution may be further edited by our staff, and its publication is subject to our final approval. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!. It makes a formidable list, amplified as it is with definitions, sources, and indications of the cliches, venerability in every case. Thereafter, he was a freelance lexicographer and author. He was a fellow at the 1921—23 , lectured at English universities, and then ventured into publishing with his Scholartis Press 1927—31.

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a dictionary of cliches eric partridge

We welcome suggested improvements to any of our articles. A Dictionary of Cliches by Eric Partridge A copy that has been read, but remains in excellent condition. Who said 'pound of flesh' anyway? Unfortunately, our editorial approach may not be able to accommodate all contributions. It makes a formidable list, amplified as it is with definitions, sources, and indications of the cliches, venerability in every case. As writers, none of us want to tatter our work with cliches.

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Eric Partridge: Dictionary of Cliches (ePUB)

a dictionary of cliches eric partridge

About this Item: Routledge, 1978. Where a book is lighter, we will reduce the postage accordingly. The quoted postage for international orders is based on a standard book weight. All our books are photographed so you can see what you are buying. About this Item: George Routledge, 1940. Want to know more about cliches and where they came from originally? Too many irons in the fire.

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a dictionary of cliches eric partridge

If the book is heavier, we will request additional postage. . This is the book to have on your shelf. Pages are grubby and stained. Inscribed by Partridge to Laurie Atkinson, contributor of a number of terms and phrases to his projects, and with a peppering of annotations by Partridge, noting on the list of his works which titles are out of print and which are in later editions and crossing out the price on the dust jacket. Partridge served with the Australian Infantry in and with the Royal Air Force in. From United Kingdom to U.

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