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2 edition of Yiddish proverbs & proverbial expressions found in the catalog.

Yiddish proverbs & proverbial expressions

Joseph A. Weingarten

Yiddish proverbs & proverbial expressions

(compared with proverbs of other nations)

by Joseph A. Weingarten

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Published in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Proverbs, Yiddish.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 111-118.

    Statementselected and translated by Joseph A. Weingarten.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN6519.H5 W4 1944
    The Physical Object
    Pagination123 p.
    Number of Pages123
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6472860M
    LC Control Number44026669
    OCLC/WorldCa2003873

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