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This book provides a brief account of the origins, history, and sense-development of more than 38,000 words.This book provides a brief account of the origins, history, and sense-development of more than 38,000 words.Hide synopsis
Description:Fair Acceptable. jacket. Ex-Library copy with minimal markings,...Fair Acceptable. jacket. Ex-Library copy with minimal markings, stamps. Some shelf/edge wear. DJ is glued to the book. Tracking available on most domestic orders.
Description:Good. White/tan dustjacket. Ex-library with usual stamps/label...Good. White/tan dustjacket. Ex-library with usual stamps/label/pocket. Has discard stamp or blacked-out library info to cover or endpages. Dust jacket in brodart plastic cover. VG clean text, some light wear to cover edges.
Description:VG++ in Fair jacket. Dictionary-etymology. 6 1/2 x 9 1/2" Tall....VG++ in Fair jacket. Dictionary-etymology. 6 1/2 x 9 1/2" Tall. VERY GOOD ++ /Fair DJ. Early reprint (same year as first). Mylar-covered jacket has chips and a few tears at edges, and sunned spine. Book is clean and tight, with neat P.O. name on endpaper, and a smudge at bottom page edges. Fabulous presentation of the developmental history of words. Heavy book may require additional postage.1024 pp.
Description:"Reprint (1967), ""with corrections, "" large, thick 8vo, pp...."Reprint (1967), ""with corrections, "" large, thick 8vo, pp. xiv, 1024; text primarily in double column; original cloth in white decorative dust jacket; one-inch tear to top upper cover jacket edge, else about fine. "
Description:Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 0198611129. THIS ITEM IS...Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 0198611129. THIS ITEM IS RATHER LARGE AND/OR HEAVY AND MAY REQUIRE ADDITIONAL FUNDS FOR EXPEDITED OR INTERNATIONAL DELIVERY.; used hardcover in dust jacket. light scuffing and bumping to dj covers and edges, no major chips or tears, now protected in mylar cover. light shelfwear; corners/edges are lightly bumped. binding and pages remain straight and solid. light pencil residue to ffep from gift inscription with no marks to interior text. boards and page edges are lightly scuffed but clean.; 9.29 X 6.61 X 2.52 inches; 1042 pages.
Description:Very Good. Hardback with dust jacket in Very Good condition....Very Good. Hardback with dust jacket in Very Good condition. Pages have tanning from normal aging process. Has minor cover and edge wear. A very nice book that we will wrap individually and ship with sturdy cardboard liner for excellent protection. Why settle for less? Pages clean and nice not torn, tight binding. No writing, not ex-library book. We ship fast and always well packed. Thank you.
Description:Good. Ex library. hard cover with no dust jacket. text is clean....Good. Ex library. hard cover with no dust jacket. text is clean. binding is tight. independent selller who cares about customer service.
Description:Fine- in Very Good jacket. 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall. 1024 pages,...Fine- in Very Good jacket. 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall. 1024 pages, with the assitance of G. W. S. Friedrichsen and R. W. Burchfield. This book "is the most complete and the most reluable etymological dictionary of the English langauge dictionary ever published. There are some 24, 000 main entires, and with the derivatives, the total number of words treated is more than 38, 000. This book should become standard for scholars and all those interested in the history of Wnglish words." FINE-HARDCOVER, VERY GOOD DUST JACKET.
Description:New York 1967 reprinted with corrections (1966 first edition)...New York 1967 reprinted with corrections (1966 first edition) Oxford. Hardcover. Large octavo, 1024p., addenda, blue cloth. Near Fine in VG DJ, spine a bit toned.
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