Review of ‘English Proverbs Explained’ (Ronald Ridout and Clifford Witting)

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This dip-in dip-out dictionary (which is what, in all essentials, it is) is a surprisingly interesting read. I know you aren’t meant to read the dictionary (as far as I’m aware), this one made for surprisingly manageable and enjoyable reading.

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