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A New English dictionary on historical principles

A New English dictionary on historical principles

founded mainly on the materials collected by the Philological Society

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Published by The Clarendon Press in Oxford .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English language -- Dictionaries.

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    Statementedited by James A. H. Murray [and others]
    GenreDictionaries.
    ContributionsMurray, James Augustus Henry, Sir, 1837-1915., Philological Society (Great Britain)
    The Physical Object
    Pagination10 v. in 20.
    Number of Pages20
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23043344M

    A new English dictionary on historical principles; founded mainly on the materials collected by the Philological society by Murray Download Book (Respecting the intellectual property of others is utmost important to us, we make every effort to make sure we only link to legitimate sites, such as those sites owned by authors and publishers.   The Professor and the Madman, masterfully researched and eloquently written, is an extraordinary tale of madness, genius, and the incredible obsessions of two remarkable men that led to the making of the Oxford English Dictionary-- and literary compilation of the OED, begun in , was one of the most ambitious projects ever undertaken/5.

    dictionary: 1 n a reference book containing an alphabetical list of words with information about them Synonyms: lexicon Examples: Oxford English Dictionary an unabridged dictionary constructed on historical principles Types: show 8 types hide 8 types bilingual dictionary a dictionary giving equivalent words in two languages collegiate. The Shorter Oxford English Dictionary on Historical Principles (Volume 1) by Onions, C.T. (ed). Guild Publishing, Volume 1. This is an ex-library book and may have the usual library/used-book markings book has hardback covers. In fair condition, suitable as a study copy. Dust Jacket in fair condition. Please note the Image in this listing is a stock photo and may not .

    In James A.H. Murray began editing the Philological Society's "New English Dictionary on Historical Principles", later renamed the "Oxford English Dictionary". According to the Guinness Book of World Records, nowadays the Oxford English Dictionary is considered to be the world's most comprehensive single-language print dictionary. It started out small and modest: in February , a slim paperback book hit the shops, bearing the title The New English Dictionary on Historical Principles and costing a hefty twelve shillings and six pence. Within, it contained all the words in the English language between A and Ant.. This book was the product of five years' work by James Murray and his numerous contributors and .


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A New English Dictionary on Historical Principles edited by James A. Murray, Henry Bradley, William A. Craigie and C. Onions These are the original public domain volumes of the dictionary that was eventually published as the Oxford English Dictionary. Volumes (A-Th), published between andare now in the public domain in the.

The Oxford English Dictionary; being a Corrected Re-issue with an Introduction, Supplement, and Bibliography of A New English Dictionary on Historical Principles, Founded Mainly on the Materials Collected by The Philological Society: Supplement and Bibliography.

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The Oxford English Dictionary: A New English Dictionary on Historical Principles (13 Volumes)Manufacturer: Oxford at the Clarendon Press. Instead of 6, pages in four volumes, the Dictionary published under the imposing name A New English Dictionary on Historical Principles – contained overwords and phrases in ten volumes.

Sadly, Murray did not live to see the completion of his great work; he died in The Oxford English Dictionary; being a Corrected Re-issue with an Introduction, Supplement, and Bibliography of A New English Dictionary on Historical Principles, Founded Mainly on the Materials Collected by The Philological Society: Volume III.

D-E (Volume 3) Anon. For the past sixty-five years, the massive Oxford English Dictionary has offered the last word on the English language. Now, Oxford University Press is pleased to announce a landmark new dictionary--The New Shorter Oxford English Dictionary--that brings the authority of the Oxford Dictionary Department and the vast scholarship of the OED itself within the reach of individuals/5(33).

The Oxford English Dictionary, definitive historical dictionary of the English language, originally consisting of 12 volumes and a 1-volume dictionary is a corrected and updated revision of A New English Dictionary on Historical Principles (NED), which was published in 10 volumes from February 1,to Ap.

A New English Dictionary on Historical Principles: Founded Mainly on the Materials Collected by the Philological Society, Philological Society (Great Britain) Editors Sir James Augustus Henry Murray, Henry Bradley, Sir William Alexander Craigie, Charles Talbut Onions.

A New English Dictionary on Historical Principles: Founded Mainly on the Materials Collected by the Philological Society by James A.

Murray and Henry Bradley. Print editions Prequel. The first editor, William Little, worked on the book from until his death in The dictionary was completed by H.

Fowler, Jessie Coulson, and C. abridgement of the complete work was contemplated fromwhen the Oxford University Press took over from the Philological Society on what was then known as A New English Genre: Dictionary. Internet Archive BookReader A New English Dictionary on Historical Principles: Founded Mainly on the Materials Collected by the Philological Society.

(OED), the largest dictionary of the English language. The first edition was published by the Oxford University Press beginning in It was based on material gathered by the London Philological Society and was called the New English Dictionary on Historical Principles (a second title, Oxford English Dictionary, appeared in the volumes published from ).

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Edited by James A. Murray v.1 pt New English Dictionary on Historical Principles. Oxford: The Clarendon Press, First edition, with first volume published inand completed in twelve volumes in Shorter Oxford English Dictionary On Historical Principles book. Read 4 reviews from the world's largest community for readers.

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The foremost dictionary of the English language, initiated by the Philological Society as The New English Dictionary on Historical Principles.Publication date Note Rev. ed. of: The new shorter Oxford English dictionary on historical principles.

Format System requirements for accompanying CD-ROM: Windows PC with Intel Pentium III 1GHz or higher, or Macintosh PowerPC G3 MHz or higher (compatible with Intel Macs); MB RAM (both platforms); Windows or higher, or Mac OS X x or .The Philological Society, founded inestablished an “Unregistered Words Committee,” but, upon hearing two papers by Richard Chenevix Trench in —“On Some Deficiencies in Our English Dictionaries”—the society changed its plan to the making of A New English Dictionary on Historical Principles.