Fowler, H. W. and F. G.

The Concise Oxford Dictionary: The 1911 First Edition.

"Adapted by H. W. Fowler and F. G. Fowler...from The Oxford Dictionary." 100th Anniversary Edition. With a new introduction by David Crystal. Attractive red cloth with black embossed decorations. The introduction gives a wonderful historical setting for this tome, commissioned in 1906 and published in 1911. New and perhaps shocking due to the includion of so many slang words and colloquiallisms, American words and dialect. List $39.95. OUP, 2011. NEW. $15.00


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