A Dictionary of The Proverbs in England In the Sixteenth and Seventeenth Centuries: A Collection of the Proverbs Found in English Literature and the Dictionaries of the Period
TILLEY, Morris Palmer
Contains bibliography, Shakespeare index, and index of significant words in the proverbs.
Publisher: University of Michigan Press
Edition: First Edition
Date Published: 1950
Place Published: Ann Arbor
Condition: Very good
Dust Jacket: Yes
Jacket Condition: Fair
Details: xiii, 854 p. 31 cm. B&w frontispiece portrait of the author. Burgundy cloth with gold print in mylar-covered dustjacket. Large chips to top of jacket's rear panel and chipped spine head. Some soiling and wear elsewhere. Front flap price-clipped. A little thumbing to front endpapers. Some wrinkling and faint damp stains to top margins of first pages and stained top edge.