Frank J. Wilstach, comp. A Dictionary of Similes. 1916.
T. DeWitt Talmage
A man, like a book, must have an index; he is divided into chapters, sections, pages, prefaces, and appendix; in size, quarto, octavo, or duodecimo, and bound in cloth, morocco, antique, or half calf; the dress, the gait, the behavior, are an index to the contents of this strange book, and give you the number of the page.