The professor and the madman : a tale of murder, insanity, and the making of the Oxford English dictionary
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New York : HarperPerennial, 2005.
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Edition
First HarperPerennial edition.
Physical Desc
xiii, 242, 16 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Language
English
ISBN
9780060839789, 0060839783, 0060175966, 006099486X

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General Note
"P.S. insights, interviews & more"--Cover.
General Note
"First HarperPerennial edition published 1999. Reissued 2005"--Title page verso.
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references (pages 239-242).
Description
Looks at the making of the Oxford English dictionary.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Winchester, S. (2005). The professor and the madman: a tale of murder, insanity, and the making of the Oxford English dictionary. First HarperPerennial edition. New York: HarperPerennial.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Winchester, Simon. 2005. The Professor and the Madman: A Tale of Murder, Insanity, and the Making of the Oxford English Dictionary. New York: HarperPerennial.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Winchester, Simon, The Professor and the Madman: A Tale of Murder, Insanity, and the Making of the Oxford English Dictionary. New York: HarperPerennial, 2005.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Winchester, Simon. The Professor and the Madman: A Tale of Murder, Insanity, and the Making of the Oxford English Dictionary. First HarperPerennial edition. New York: HarperPerennial, 2005. Print.

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