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D.E. Marvin, comp. Curiosities in Proverbs. 1916.

Authorities Consulted

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Christian, John. Behar Proverbs. London, 1891.

Christy, Robert. Proverbs, Maxims, and Phrases of All Ages. 2 volumes. New York and London, 1907.

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Cohen, Henry. Talmudic Sayings. New York, 1910.

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Davis, E. J. Osmanli Proverbs and Quaint Sayings. Originally Collected by Ahmed Midhat Effendi. London, 1897.

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Davis, W. A. Japanese Songs and Proverbs. Kyoto, 1913.

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Notes and Queries. Various Numbers.