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Caught in the Web of Words: James A. H. Murray and the Oxford English Dictionary
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Reprint edition from Yale Univ Pr (March 1, 2001)
9780300089196 | details & prices | 4.75 × 7.75 × 0.75 in. | 1.00 lbs | List price $39.00
About: This unique and celebrated biography describes how a largely self-educated boy from a small village in Scotland entered the world of scholarship and became the first editor of the Oxford English Dictionary and a great lexicographer.
With Ron Wilson, Kurt Bruner (other contributor), Jim Weidmann, R. W. Burchfield | Reprint edition from Yale Univ Pr (May 1, 1995)
9780300063103 | details & prices | 5.50 × 8.75 × 1.00 in. | 0.95 lbs | List price $17.95
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