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Anniversary essays on Johnson's dictionary /

Other Authors: Lynch, Jack, McDermott, Anne.
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: New York : Cambridge University Press, 2005
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245 0 0 |a Anniversary essays on Johnson's dictionary /  |c edited by Jack Lynch and Anne McDermott. 
260 |a New York :  |b Cambridge University Press,  |c 2005. 
300 |a xi, 245 p. :  |b ill. ;  |c 24 cm. 
504 |a Includes bibliographical references and indexes. 
505 0 0 |t Introduction /  |r Jack Lynch and Anne McDermott --   |g 1.  |t The mythology of Johnson's dictionary /  |r Paul J. Korshin --   |g 2.  |t Dictionaries and power from Palsgrave to Johnson /  |r Ian Lancashire --   |g 3.  |t What Johnson's illustrative quotations illustrate : language and viewpoint in the dictionary /  |r Howard D. Weinbrot --   |g 4.  |t Reassessing the political context of the dictionary : Johnson and the "broad-bottom" opposition /  |r Nicholas Hudson --   |g 5.  |t Johnson's extempore history and grammar of the English language /  |r Robert DeMaria, Jr. --   |g 6.  |t Johnson the prescriptivist? : the case for the prosecution /  |r Geoff Barnbrook --   |g 7.  |t Johnson the prescriptivist? : the case for the defense /  |r Anne McDermott --   |g 8.  |t Johnson's encyclopedia /  |r Jack Lynch --   |g 9.  |t The law, the alphabet, and Samuel Johnson /  |r John Stone --   |g 10.  |t Hyphenated compounds in Johnson's dictionary /  |r Noel E. Osselton --   |g 11.  |t The typographic design of Johnson's dictionary /  |r Paul Luna --   |g 12.  |t The dictionary in abstract : Johnson's abridgments of the dictionary of the English language for the common reader /  |r Catherine Dille --   |g 13.  |t Revision and the limits of collaboration : hands and texts in Johnson's dictionary /  |r Allen Reddick --   |g 14.  |t Hidden quarto editions of Johnson's dictionary /  |r R. Carter Hailey. 
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600 1 0 |a Johnson, Samuel,  |d 1709-1784.  |t Dictionary of the English language. 
650 0 |a English language  |x Lexicography  |x History  |y 18th century. 
650 0 |a Encyclopedias and dictionaries  |x History and criticism. 
650 0 |a English language  |y 18th century  |x Lexicography. 
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