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A Shakespeare glossary

Author: C T Onions; Robert D Eagleson
Publisher: Oxford [Oxfordshire] : Clarendon Press, 1986.
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Concentrates on defining those words that would be unfamiliar to a modern reader; dialect forms, idioms, and colloquial phrases receive special attention.
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Genre/Form: Glossaries, vocabularies, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Onions, C.T. (Charles Talbut), 1873-1965.
Shakespeare glossary.
Oxford [Oxfordshire] : Clarendon Press, 1986
(OCoLC)567907089
Named Person: William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: C T Onions; Robert D Eagleson
ISBN: 0198111991 9780198111993 0198125216 9780198125211
OCLC Number: 10725457
Description: xvii, 326 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: C.T. Onions ; enlarged and revised throughout by Robert D. Eagleson.

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The last edition of this famous glossary was published in 1919. This thorough revision takes account of the considerable advances in Shakespeare scholarship since then.  Read more...
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'If the revision is more streamlined, less amiably idio-syncratic, less remindful of doctor lexicographicus, it is even more serviceable. It should hold its own for another eighty years. Typography Read more...

 
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