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£22.99

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Published: 15 January 2020

358 Pages | 13 illustrations

235x156mm

ISBN: 9780190913199


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The Whole World in a Book

Dictionaries in the Nineteenth Century

Edited by Sarah Ogilvie and Gabriella Safran

  • Advances new arguments and theories about the development of lexicography and how changes in the nineteenth century resonate today
  • Covers a wide range of languages, and represents the first time some of these dictionaries have been addressed by academic scholarship
  • Draws on unpublished and archival material not previously analyzed in the literature