This comprehensive dictionary is a dynamic collection of 10,000 proverbs gathered from over 300 countries and regions. There is nothing in print today which resembles this reference dictionary's global scope and complete subject coverage. The proverbs are arranged alphabetically by country and art index listing 2,100 key words is also provided.Gerd de Ley is an internationally known author of reference books.
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Gerd de Ley is a resident of Antwerp. A former teacher of English, he has been a professional writer and actor since 1975 and had had more than 250 works published in Holland, Belgium, England and the USA. David Potter's academic career culminated in an honors degree in Modern Languages at the University of Liverpool. He has been working closely with Gerd de Ley on collections of foreign proverbs and quotations that have needed to be translated into English.
Text: English (translation)
Original Language: Dutch
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Book Description Hippocrene Books, 1998. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # SONG0781806208
Book Description Hippocrene Books, 1998. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110781806208