Dictionaries: the art and craft of lexicography

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Scribner, 1984 - Foreign Language Study - 370 pages
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A well written book strictly for those who are interested in the field of lexicography or for university students. A little repetitive at times but quite qood. Read full review

Review: Dictionaries: The Art and Craft of Lexicography

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A well written book strictly for those who are interested in the field of lexicography or for university students. A little repetitive at times but quite qood. Read full review

Contents

chapter one What Is a Dictionary?
5
chapter two A BriefHistory
35
chapter three Key Elements
76
Alphabetization
82
Grammatical Information
88
Etymology
98
chapter four Definition
120
CHAPTER FIVE Usage
174
chapter seven Computer Use and
272
chapter eight A Miscellany
294
Notes
311
A Critical Bibliography of Selected Monolingual
333
A Selective Bibliography of Nondictionary Sources
354
CED Collins English Dictionary
360
Manual Manual of Lexicography Zgusta
366
Copyright

chapter six Dictionary Making
226

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