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Chosen Words

Past and Present Problems for Dictionary Makers

Chosen Words( )
Author: Osselton, N. E.
Publication Date:Jan 1995
Publisher:University of Exeter Press
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $112.00
Book Description:

This collection of essays shows how dictionaries today have grown from the small beginnings of English lexicography in Shakespeare's time. Discussion is anchored in the practice of the past, but the author has been concerned throughout to show how the difficulties which beset the first compilers are still with us today.

Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Language Arts & Disciplines / Lexicography
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):8.8 x 5.9 x 1 Inches
Book Weight:1.5 Pounds

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