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The shorter Oxford English dictionary on historical principles

Little, William

The shorter Oxford English dictionary on historical principles

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Published by Clarendon Press in Oxford .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English language -- Dictionaries,
  • English language -- Etymology -- Dictionaries

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesOxford English dictionary.
    Statementprepared by William Little, H. W. Fowler and Jessie Coulson; revised and edited by C. T. Onions.
    ContributionsFowler, H. W. 1858-1933, joint author., Coulson, Jessie Senior, 1903- joint author., Onions, Charles Talbut, 1873-1965, ed., Friedrichsen, G. W. S.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPE1625 .L53 1973
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxix, 2672 p.
    Number of Pages2672
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5102682M
    ISBN 100198611161
    LC Control Number74174806

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