Dictionary of foreign phrases and classical quotations. Comprising 14,000 idioms, proverbs, maxims, mottoes, technical words and terms, and press allusions form the works of the great writers in Latin, French, Italian, Greek, German, Spanish, Portugese.
John Grant, Edinburgh, 1939. New and rev.ed. XX,532p. Cloth. Gilt titled spine. Head spine a little bit bumped causing two small tears. Corner lower front cover a bit bumped. Signature on free endpaper. Alphabetically arranged, with English translations and equivalents.