Shorter Oxford English dictionary : on historical principles / [editor-in-chief, Lesley Brown.].

Other titles
  • New shorter Oxford English dictionary on historical principles.
  • Oxford English dictionary.
  • 6th ed.
  • Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press 2007
Physical description
2 v. (xlv, 3742 p.) ; 29 cm.
  • 9780199206872
  • 0199206872
  • 9780199206889
  • 0199206880
  • 9780199233243
  • 0199233241
  • 9780199233250
  • 019923325X
  • "For the first time Internet sources have been used ... Professor David Crystal has contributed a new essay 'A Brief History of English', which gives an overview of the development of the language from Old English to the 21st century" (Preface).
  • Includes bibliographical references.
  • Previous ed.: 2002
  • Rev. ed. of: The new shorter Oxford English dictionary on historical principles. 1993.
  • In 2 vols. : Vol 1 : A-M ; Vol. 2 : N-Z
  • Bibliography
  • English

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