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 A Dictionary of English and Romance Languages Equivalent Proverbs
Paperback and ebook - 600 pages

 A Dictionary of English and Spanish Equivalent Proverbs
Paperback and ebook - 280 pages

 A Dictionary of English and French Equivalent Proverbs
Paperback and ebook - 268 pages

 A Dictionary of English and Portuguese Equivalent Proverbs
Paperback and ebook - 220 pages

 A Dictionary of English and Italian Equivalent Proverbs
Paperback and ebook - 280 pages

 A Dictionary of English and Romanian Equivalent Proverbs
Paperback and ebook - 184 pages

 God and the Devil: Proverbs in 9 European Languages
Paperback - 112 pages

 Twisted Wisdom : Modern Anti-Proverbs
Paperback - 260 pages

 European Proverbs in 55 Languages with Equivalents in Arabic, Persian, Sanskrit, Chinese and Japanese
Paperback - 528 pages

 A House Divided: From Biblical Proverb to Lincoln and Beyond
Paperback - 168 pages

 Dizionario dei Proverbi Italiani
E-book - 740 pages

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Featured Proverb Journals

Proverbium

Proverbium: Yearbook of International Proverb Scholarship, 
published annually since 1984 under the editorship of Professor Wolfgang Mieder, the world's foremost proverb scholar, is the only journal of its kind in the English-speaking world. The Yearbook succeeds Proverbium: Bulletin d'Information sur les Recherches Parémiologiques, which was published from 1965 to 1975 by the
Society for Finnish Literature, Helsinki.

All 17 issues out of print have been republished.

Click below on the reprinted issues and purchase them from Amazon.com

 1:1984
 2:1985
 3:1986
 4:1987
 5:1988
 6:1989
 7:1990
 8:1991
 9:1992
 10:1993
 11:1994
 12:1995
 13:1996
 14:1997
 15:1998
 16:1999
 17:2000


You can order other books by Professor Mieder from

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has been converted into electronic books (Adobe format) and can be ordered as follows:

 De Proverbio - Issue 1:1995

 De Proverbio - Issue 2:1995

 De Proverbio - Issue 3:1996 & Issue 4:1996

 De Proverbio - Issue 5:1997 & Issue 6:1997

 De Proverbio - Issue 7:1998 & Issue 8:1998

 De Proverbio - Issue 9:1999 & Issue 10:1999

 De Proverbio - Issue 11:2000 & Issue 12:2000


Paremia 

  • la primera revista española de refranes 
  • the first Spanish proverb journal 

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 A Talking Dictionary of English and French Equivalent Proverbs (CD-Rom)

Online Price: US$16.95

Compatible with PC (Windows) and Macintosh computers

 

 

This CD-Rom provides more than 5 hours of sound and features:

  • 2234 English proverbs;
  • 2234 sets of French equivalent proverbs;
  • 2234 English proverbs sound files;
  • 2234 French proverbs sound files.

A Talking Dictionary of English and Italian Equivalent Proverbs (CD-Rom)

Online Price: US$16.95

Compatible with PC (Windows) and Macintosh computers

 

 

This CD-Rom provides more than 5 hours of sound and features:

  • 2513 English proverbs;
  • 2513 sets of Italian equivalent proverbs;
  • 2513 English proverbs sound files;
  • 2513 Italian proverbs sound files.

A Talking Dictionary of English and Spanish Equivalent Proverbs (CD-Rom)

Online Price: US$15.95

Compatible with PC (Windows) and Macintosh computers

 

 

This CD-Rom provides more than 5 hours of sound and features:

  • 2201 English proverbs;
  • 2201 sets of Spanish equivalent proverbs;
  • 2201 English proverbs sound files;
  • 2201 Spanish proverbs sound files.

This is a POD (print on demand) CD-Rom and is mailed in a paper envelope with clear window (paper sleeve).

A Talking Dictionary of English and Portuguese Equivalent Proverbs (CD-Rom)

Online Price: US$12.95

Compatible with PC (Windows) and Macintosh computers

 

 

This CD-Rom provides more than 4 hours of sound and features:

  • 1806 English proverbs;
  • 1806 sets of Portuguese equivalent proverbs;
  • 1806 English proverbs sound files;
  • 1806 Portuguese proverbs sound files.

This is a POD (print on demand) CD-Rom and is mailed in a paper envelope with clear window (paper sleeve).

A Talking Dictionary of English and Romanian Equivalent Proverbs (CD-Rom)

Online Price: US$10.95

Compatible with PC (Windows) and Macintosh computers

 

 

This CD-Rom provides more than 3.5 hours of sound and features:

  • 1453 English proverbs;
  • 1453 sets of Romanian equivalent proverbs;
  • 1453 English proverbs sound files;
  • 1453 Romanian proverbs sound files.

This is a POD (print on demand) CD-Rom and is mailed in a paper envelope with clear window (paper sleeve).

 

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