Compact Edition of the Oxford English Dictionary, Complete Text Reproduced Micrographically (2-Volume Hardcover Set)

By: Oxford University Press

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1981 21st printing. Lacks publisher's slipcase and magnifying glass. Edges rubbed. 1971 Large Hardcover. 4116 pp. 12 x 9 1/4. The authoritative study of the English language, unique in that it provides historical development of words, from their earliest usage onward, with quotations from literary sources. This edition is reproduced in tiny text to make the work a more manageable size. It was originally issued in a slipcase, which included a drawer containing a magnifying glass so that the text of the volumes can be read.

Title: Compact Edition of the Oxford English Dictionary, Complete Text Reproduced Micrographically (2-Volume Hardcover Set)

Author: Oxford University Press

Categories: Language,

Edition: Reprint

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 1971

Binding: Large Hardcover

Book Condition: Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Seller ID: 2199951

Keywords: REFERENCE OED OXFORD ENGLISH DICTIONARY COMPACT EDITION LANGUAGE,