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Peculiar Proverbs: Weird Words of Wisdom from Around the World Hardcover – Bargain Price, December 9, 2008
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“[T]he proverbs are . . . definitely intriguing. Some are unashamedly baffling, while others are side-splittingly hilarious. Many . . . contain a nugget of wisdom . . . depending how hard you look.” —Middleton and North Manchester Guardian
“[This] beautifully produced little book is the perfect gift for that someone that everyone knows who literally has everything.” —East Antrim Advertiser
About the Author
Stephen Arnott is the author of Now Wash Your Hands!, a cultural history of the toilet, Eating Your Auntie Is Wrong, a collection of the world’s strangest customs, as well as Sex: A User’s Guide and Man Walks into a Bar. Born in Jamaica, he lives in South London with his partner and daughter.