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The Resource The meaning of everything : the story of the Oxford English dictionary, Simon Winchester

The meaning of everything : the story of the Oxford English dictionary, Simon Winchester

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The meaning of everything : the story of the Oxford English dictionary
Title
The meaning of everything
Title remainder
the story of the Oxford English dictionary
Statement of responsibility
Simon Winchester
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Traces the history of the Oxford English Dictionary from its earliest inception through its long path to completion, describes the process of creating a dictionary, and includes anecdotes about its creators and their work
Writing style
Award
New York Times Notable Book, 2003
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162997
Cataloging source
UKM
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Winchester, Simon
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Lexicology
Target audience
adult
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the story of the Oxford English dictionary
Label
The meaning of everything : the story of the Oxford English dictionary, Simon Winchester
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 251-253) and index
Control code
ocm52830480
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xxv, 260 p.
Isbn
9780198607021
Isbn Type
(hc)
Other physical details
ill., ports.
System control number
(Sirsi) ADK-9581
Label
The meaning of everything : the story of the Oxford English dictionary, Simon Winchester
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 251-253) and index
Control code
ocm52830480
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xxv, 260 p.
Isbn
9780198607021
Isbn Type
(hc)
Other physical details
ill., ports.
System control number
(Sirsi) ADK-9581

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