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The Meaning of Everything: The Story of the Oxford English Dictionary

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The Meaning of Everything: The Story of the Oxford English Dictionary - Winchester, Simon

'The greatest enterprise of its kind in history,' was the verdict of British prime minister Stanley Baldwin in June 1928 when The Oxford English Dictionary was finally published. With its 15,490 pages and nearly two million quotations, it was indeed a monumental achievement, gleaned from the efforts of hundreds of ordinary and extraordinary people ... Read More

The Meaning of Everything: The Story of the Oxford English Dictionary 2004, Oxford University Press, USA, Oxford, England

ISBN-13: 9780195175004

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The Meaning of Everything: The Story of the Oxford English Dictionary 2003, Oxford University Press, USA, Oxford, England

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