Dictionary of Proverbs of the Sinhalese

By: John M. Senaveratna

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including also their adages, Aphorisms, Apologues, Apothegms, bywords, Dictoms, Maxims, Mottoes, Precepts, Saws and sayings together with mix legends and Folktales.A collection of over 500 proverbs, declined alphabetically in English, this book is a lively collection of folk wisdom, and wit. In this compilation the author has, apart from the proverbs, given the adages, aphorisms, bywords, maxims, precepts, dictums, etc too. Along with many of the listed proverbs, the author inserts the connected myths, legends, and folk-tales. This book is a reprint of the 1936 edition.Printed Pages: 180.

Title: Dictionary of Proverbs of the Sinhalese

Author Name: John M. Senaveratna

Categories: India, Dictionaries,

Edition: Reprint

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Asian Educational Services: 2005

ISBN: 812061979X

ISBN 13: 9788120619791

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: New

Jacket Condition: New

Size: 15 x 22 Cm

Seller ID: 102876

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