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Published: 07 June 2012

300 Pages | Figures


ISBN: 9780199639403

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Jamieson's Dictionary of Scots

The Story of the First Historical Dictionary of the Scots Language

Susan Rennie

  • The first book devoted to Jamieson and his Dictionary
  • Makes use of previously unpublished manuscript material
  • First study of the surviving manuscript of jamieson's Supplement
  • Vivid account of Edinburgh intellectual life at the turn of the eighteenth century