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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Embarras de Richesse.
 
More matter than can be used; overcrowded with facts or material. A publisher or editor who is overwhelmed with MSS., or contributions; an author who has more incidents or illustrations in support of his theory than he can produce, etc., have an embarras de richesse.   1
 


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