Publisher: Cambridge University Press; 2 edition (January 26, 1996)
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Following the invention of manuscript fabrics, together with countless numbers of unpublished additions and adjustments, for Samuel Johnson's Dictionary of the English Language, Allen Reddick describes the notion, composition, writing, and next revision of the 1st nice English dictionary, and the single dictionary created via a superb author. during this moment variation of his acclaimed examine, Reddick comprises new observation and scholarship, and situates The Making of Johnson's Dictionary in present serious and scholarly debate.