Proverbs Before 1500 (Whiting)
Whiting, Bartlett Jere. Proverbs, Sentences, and Proverbial Phrases from English Writings Mainly Before 1500. Cambridge, Mass.: Belknap Press, 1968.
One of three volumes by Whiting on proverbs and catchphrases. This one, as the title suggests, focuses on sayings found in medieval works.
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