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dumb linguists.

A study of the earliest English and Dutch dictionaries.

by N. E. Osselton

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  • 14 Currently reading

Published by Leiden University Press in [Leiden] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Dutch language -- Lexicography.,
  • Encyclopedias and dictionaries -- History and criticism.,
  • English language -- Lexicography.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. [124]-128.

    Statement[By] N. E. Osselton. Published for the Sir Thomas Browne Institute.
    SeriesPublications of the Sir Thomas Browne Institute, Leiden. Special series,, no. 5
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPF611 .O8
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 133 p., 5 p. of photos.
    Number of Pages133
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5472376M
    ISBN 109060211669
    LC Control Number73175551

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