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Abate, Frank R.

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Works: 76 works in 163 publications in 1 language and 8,935 library holdings
Genres: Dictionaries  Gazetteers  Handbooks, manuals, etc  Miscellanea  Periodicals 
Roles: Editor, Author
Classifications: PE1628, 423
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Publications about Frank R Abate
Publications by Frank R Abate
Most widely held works by Frank R Abate
The new Oxford American dictionary by Erin McKean( Book )
14 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and held by 1,531 libraries worldwide
Provides definitions of thousands of words and phrases found in American English, with information on origins and usage; identifies notable people and places; and offers advice on grammar and spelling and other details
Pronouncing dictionary of proper names : pronunciations for more than 23,000 proper names, selected for currency, frequency, or difficulty of pronunciation by John K Bollard( Book )
7 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 1,049 libraries worldwide
Holidays and anniversaries of the world : a comprehensive catalogue containing detailed information on every month and day of the year ... by Jennifer Mossman( Book )
6 editions published between 1983 and 1990 in English and held by 974 libraries worldwide
On t.p.: A comprehensive catalogue containing detailed information on every month and day of the year
Mottoes : a compilation of more than 9,000 mottoes from around the world and throughout history ... ( Book )
6 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 879 libraries worldwide
American places dictionary : a guide to 45,000 populated places, natural features, and other places in the United States ... in four volumes by Frank R Abate( Book )
3 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 565 libraries worldwide
Omni gazetteer of the United States of America ( Book )
5 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 559 libraries worldwide
V. 1. New England : Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, Vermont -- v. 2. Northeastern states : Delaware, District of Columbia, Maryland, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, West Virginia -- v. 3. Southeast : Florida, Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia; Puerto Rico, Virgin Islands Miscellaneous Caribbean islands -- v. 4. South central states : Alabama, Arkansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Tennessee -- v. 5. Southwestern states : Arizona, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Texas -- v. 6. Great Lakes states : Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Ohio, Wisconsin -- v. 7. Plains states : Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota -- v. 8. Mountain states : Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, Utah, Wyoming -- v. 9. Pacific states & territories : Alaska, California, Hawaii, Oregon, Washington; Pacific territories -- v. 10. National index -- v. 11. Appendices
Literary, rhetorical, and linguistics terms index by Laurence Urdang( Book )
8 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 383 libraries worldwide
The Oxford desk dictionary of people and places ( Book )
5 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 348 libraries worldwide
"All U.S. presidents have boxed entries that include a wealth of information about their private lives and public careers. The geographical section covers some 10,000 places of all kinds. Coverage includes all the nations of the world (with helpful locator maps), capitals, every U.S. state, major or historic cities and towns, important regions, notable geographic features (such as mountain ranges and ocean currents), and places that have played a part in world history or culture (such as Agincourt or the Acropolis)." "With appendixes that cover everything from Academy Award winners to the major volcanoes of the world, The Oxford Desk Dictionary of People and Places offers a wealth of reliable information in a handy, affordable format."--Jacket
Fine and applied arts terms index by Laurence Urdang( Book )
4 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 278 libraries worldwide
Loanwords index by Laurence Urdang( Book )
7 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 269 libraries worldwide
Moving and relocation sourcebook : a reference guide to the 100 largest metropolitan areas in the United States ( Book )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 228 libraries worldwide
The Oxford desk dictionary and thesaurus ( Book )
4 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 207 libraries worldwide
The Oxford American desk dictionary ( Book )
3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 186 libraries worldwide
Easy German bilingual dictionary by Erick P Byrd( Book )
2 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 152 libraries worldwide
Easy Italian bilingual dictionary ( Book )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 124 libraries worldwide
Dictionary of borrowed words : a Wynwood lexicon ( Book )
2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 64 libraries worldwide
Moving and relocation sourcebook ( serial )
in English and held by 48 libraries worldwide
Connecticut trivia ( Book )
2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 43 libraries worldwide
 
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Abate, Frank.
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