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Should You Judge This Book by Its Cover?

100 Fresh Takes on Familiar Sayings and Quotations

Julian Baggini

Let sleeping dogs lie – but why? Julian Baggini, co-founder and editor of The Philosopher’s Magazine, presents a selection of 100 proverbs and familiar quotations that are often used without much thought. Baggini subjects them to thought-provoking scrutiny and discussion with the aim of making the phrases ‘speak their wisdom afresh’, while dispelling some of the misunderstandings that cling to them.
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  • Publisher: Counterpoint
  • Year: 2010
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 238pp
  • Illustrated: No
  • Dimensions: 208x140mm
  • ISBN: 9781582436043
  • Condition: New
  • Weight: 0.3kg
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