The Oxford English dictionary, Volume 1

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J. A. Simpson, E. S. C. Weiner, Oxford University Press
Clarendon Press, 1989 - English language - 1019 pages
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I love this dictionary. Sometimes I flip it open and read it just for fun, peering down at the page with my funky replacement magnifying glass (having lost the sleek one which came standard, tucked ... Read full review

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This 1971 edition contains the complete text of the 1933 edition of the 13 volume reprint (including Supplement) of the original 10 volume work. The idea for a new dictionary was conceived by the ... Read full review

Contents

Preface
vii
General Explanations
xxiv
The History of the Oxford English Dictionary
xxxv
Key to the Conventions of the Dictionary
lxii
Note on Proprietary Names
lxviii
THE DICTIONARY i
256
Copyright

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