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W.C. Hazlitt, comp. English Proverbs and Proverbial Phrases. 1907.


B. OF M. R.Booke of Merry Riddles, 1629.
C.—Camden’s Remaines, 1614.
CL.—Clarke’s Parœmiologia, 1639.
D.—Denham’s Proverbs and Popular Sayings, 1846.
DS.—Davies of Hereford’s Scourge of Folly (1611).
F.—Fuller’s Gnomologia, 1732.
H.—Herbert’s Outlandish Proverbs, 1640.
HE.—Heywood’s Proverbs, &c., 1562.
HE.*—Heywood’s Dialogue, &c., 1576, with coeval MSS. additions.
N. AND Q.Notes and Queries.
R.—Ray’s Collection of Proverbs, ed. 1737.
R. 1670.—Ray’s Proverbs, first edition.
WALKER.—Walker’s Parœmiologia, 1672.
W.—Wodroephe’s Spared Houres of a Souldier, &c., 1623.