Paperback An apple a day : old-fashioned proverbs and why they still work / Caroline Taggart.
Publication year: 2013
Media class: Paperback
Resource type: Physical
ISBN: 9781782430094 (pbk.) : 9781843176527 (ePub ebook) : 9781843175292 (Mobipocket ebook)
Originally published: 2009.
Includes bibliographical references.
Extent: 182 pages ; 20 cm
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This work presents a fascinating look into everyday proverbs, their origins, uses and why they actually make sense, or don't. It features all the well-worn phrases, from 'never judge a book by its cover' to 'a stitch in time saves nine'.