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Author Johnson, Samuel, 1709-1784.

Title A dictionary of the English language : an anthology / Samuel Johnson ; selected, edited and with an introduction by David Crystal.

Imprint London ; New York : Penguin, 2006.


Location Call No. Status
 CCQ - Lusail Female Library  PE1620    Available
 CCQ - Lusail Male Library  PE1620    Available
Description xlv, 650 p. ; 20 cm.
Series Penguin classics
Penguin classics.
Note "This selection first published as Johnson's dictionary by Penguin Books 2005"--T.p. verso.
Summary Published in 1755, this work marked a milestone in a language in desperate need of standards. It contains a selection from the original, offering passages on subjects ranging from books and critics to dreams and ethics.
Subject English language -- Dictionaries.
Added Author Crystal, David, 1941-
Other Form: Online version: Johnson, Samuel, 1709-1784. Dictionary of the English language. London ; New York : Penguin, 2006 (OCoLC)647033036
ISBN 0141441577 (pbk.)
9780141441573 (pbk.)