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480 Pages

9.2 x 6.0 inches

ISBN: 9780198832287

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Dictionaries in the English-Speaking World, 1500-1800 Sixteenth-Century English Dictionaries

John Considine

  • The first unified history of sixteenth-century English lexicography
  • Explores a key topic in early modern English culture
  • Places dictionaries at the intersection of intellectual history, language history, and the history of the book
  • Offers sympathetic accounts of those who compiled and used dictionaries

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