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An Historical Dictionary of German Figurative Usage by Keith Spalding
  

An Historical Dictionary of German Figurative Usage

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Synopsis

An Historical Dictionary of German Figurative Usage by Keith Spalding

Professor Spalding's Historical Dictionary of German Figurative Usage has been appearing in separate fascicles since 1952. The work presents information about German figurative speech and its history in dictionary form. It covers phrases, proverbs and quotations found in German literature from 1750 onwards. On the criterion of pleasurable and profitable readability, Professor Spalding's work belongs to the masterpieces. Times Higher Education Supplement This useful dictionary should be in the hands of every teacher of German and be available in every Germanic library. Journal of English and Germanic Philology

About the Author

Keith Spalding is Professor Emeritus of German at the University College of North Wales, Bangor.

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Book Info

Publication date

24th July 1997

Author

Keith Spalding

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Publisher

Blackwell Publishers an imprint of John Wiley and Sons Ltd

Format

Paperback
48 pages

Categories

Usage & grammar guides
Bilingual & multilingual dictionaries

ISBN

9780631204329

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