skip to content
Noah Webster and the first American dictionary Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Noah Webster and the first American dictionary

Author: Luisanna Fodde Melis
Publisher: New York : PowerPlus Books, 2005.
Series: Library of American lives and times.
Edition/Format:   Book : Biography : Elementary and junior high school : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
Recounts the life and work of Noah Webster, famous for publishing the first American dictionary, but also a noted public speaker and essayist.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: Noah Webster; Noah Webster
Material Type: Biography, Elementary and junior high school, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Luisanna Fodde Melis
ISBN: 1404226516 9781404226517
OCLC Number: 52429845
Description: 112 p. : col. ill., maps ; 25 cm.
Contents: Noah Webster's birth and youth --
Education and revolution --
The creation of the American spelling book --
Travelling, lecturing, and writing --
The compendious dictionary --
Webster's religious conversion and life in Amherst --
A greater dictionary --
Webster's final years --
The legacy of Webster's life and work.
Series Title: Library of American lives and times.
Responsibility: Luisanna Fodde Melis.
More information:

Abstract:

Recounts the life and work of Noah Webster, famous for publishing the first American dictionary, but also a noted public speaker and essayist.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/52429845>
library:oclcnum"52429845"
library:placeOfPublication
library:placeOfPublication
owl:sameAs<info:oclcnum/52429845>
rdf:typeschema:Book
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:bookEdition"1st ed."
schema:creator
schema:datePublished"2005"
schema:description"Recounts the life and work of Noah Webster, famous for publishing the first American dictionary, but also a noted public speaker and essayist."@en
schema:description"Noah Webster's birth and youth -- Education and revolution -- The creation of the American spelling book -- Travelling, lecturing, and writing -- The compendious dictionary -- Webster's religious conversion and life in Amherst -- A greater dictionary -- Webster's final years -- The legacy of Webster's life and work."@en
schema:exampleOfWork<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/763703>
schema:genre"Juvenile works"@en
schema:genre"Biography"@en
schema:inLanguage"en"
schema:name"Noah Webster and the first American dictionary"@en
schema:numberOfPages"112"
schema:publisher
schema:url
schema:workExample

Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.