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Fact, fancy, and fable

Reddall, Henry Frederic

Fact, fancy, and fable

a new handbook for ready reference on subjects commonly omitted from cyclopaedias; comprising personal sobriquets, familiar phrases, popular appellations, geographical nicknames, literary pseudonyms, mythological characters, red-letter days, political slang, contractions and abbreviations, technical terms, foreign words and phrases, Americanisms, etc. Comp. by Henry Frederic Reddall.

by Reddall, Henry Frederic

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Published by A.C McClurg in Chicago .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English language -- Terms and phrases.,
  • Terms and phrases.

  • Edition Notes

    GenreTerms and phrases.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsAG5 .R4 1892
    The Physical Object
    Pagination536 p.
    Number of Pages536
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6581622M
    LC Control Number15023972
    OCLC/WorldCa3399095

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And yet the extravagance of Mrs. Eddy's book, its superb disdain of vulgar fact that is half Fable, Fact and History by THORNTON, Willis A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition.

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Winter and Spring   The NOOK Book (eBook) of the Old Testament Parables (Fact, Fable and Fancy: Interpreted) by John MacDougall at Barnes & Noble. FREE The Enchantress of Florence. by Salman Rushdie. pp, Jonathan Cape, £ From the sea of stories our master fisherman has brought up two gleaming, intertwining prizes - a tale about three   Category Description for Writing & Rhetoric Book 1: Fable: Includes 14 lessons, each utilizing one of Aesop's Fables.

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