shorter Oxford English dictionary on historical principles

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Clarendon Press , Oxford
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Statementprepared by William Little, H. W. Fowler and J. Coulson ; revised and edited by C. T. Onions.
GenreDictionaries.
ContributionsMurray, James Augustus Henry, Sir, 1837-1915., Little, William, 1848-1922., Onions, C. T. 1873-1965.
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LC ClassificationsPE1625 .M72 1970
The Physical Object
Paginationxxi, 2515 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19678991M

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