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The professor and the madman

Author: Simon Winchester
Publisher: New York : Harper Audio, ℗1999.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on Cassette : Cassette recording : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
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When editors of the "Oxford English dictionary" put out a call during the late 19th century for "men of letters" to contribute entries, hundreds of responses came forth.
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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Named Person: James A H Murray; William Chester Minor; William Chester Minor; James A H Murray
Material Type: Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Simon Winchester
ISBN: 0694522430 9780694522439
OCLC Number: 42520237
Notes: Unabridged.
Duration on cassette labels does not match the container.
"A tale of murder, insanity, and the making of the Oxford English dictionary"--Container.
Credits: Producer/director, Rick Harris.
Performer(s): Read by the author.
Description: 6 audiocassettes : analog, Dolby processed
Other Titles: Professor & the madman
Responsibility: by Simon Winchester.

Abstract:

When editors of the "Oxford English dictionary" put out a call during the late 19th century for "men of letters" to contribute entries, hundreds of responses came forth.

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