Wellerisms in Ireland: Towards a Corpus from Oral and Literary Sources

By: Williams, Fionnuala Carson

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No defects; book is unread. . An example of a wellerism is: "He will be a man before his mother," as the old man said when his daughter had the small male child. This is a scholarly collection of Irish Wellerisms, with origins, explanations, and other notes. A beautiful copy of a fascinating scholarly book. . Proverbium Series. Trade PB. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 321 pages. J1

Title: Wellerisms in Ireland: Towards a Corpus from Oral and Literary Sources

Author Name: Williams, Fionnuala Carson

Categories: Language and Linguistics, Folklore, Legends and Myths,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: University of Vermont: 2002

ISBN Number: 0971022321

ISBN Number 13: 9780971022324

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: New with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 23050

Keywords: Proverbs Wellerisms Folklore Wisdom Epigrams