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Ruffner's allusions--cultural, literary, biblical, and historical : a thematic dictionary /
by Frederick G. Ruffner, Jr. and Laurence Urdang ; edited by Laurie Lanzen Harris and Sharon R. Gunton.
edition
3rd ed.
imprint
Detroit, Mich. : Omnigraphics, 2009.
description
xxx, 969 p.
ISBN
9780780811225 (hardcover : alk. paper)
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imprint
Detroit, Mich. : Omnigraphics, 2009.
isbn
9780780811225 (hardcover : alk. paper)
abstract
"A thematic dictionary, with almost 13,000 allusion entries organized under 730 thematic categories. Thematic categories are presented in alphabetical order; each thematic category is followed a list of allusions, including definitions, origins (nationality and genre), and sources. Includes a bibliography and index"--Provided by publisher.
catalogue key
6653032
 
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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