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Similes Dictionary

Similes Dictionary( )
Editor: Sommer, Elyse
Publication Date:May 2013
Publisher:Visible Ink Press
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:AUD $105.00
Book Description:

Packed with more than 16,000 imaginative, colourful phrases -- from abandoned as a used Kleenex to quiet as an eel swimming in oil -- this reference will help any politician, writer, or lover of language find the perfect simile, be it original or banal, verbose or succinct. Citing more than 2,000 sources -- from the Bible, Socrates, Shakespeare, Mark Twain, and H L Mencken to popular movies, music, and television shows -- the "Simile Dictionary" covers hundreds of subjects broken...
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Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Language Arts & Disciplines / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):18.923 x 23.749 x 3.683 cm
Book Weight:1.021 Kilograms

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