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Macleod, Iseabail

Works: 49 works in 170 publications in 5 languages and 2,380 library holdings
Genres: Dictionaries  Encyclopedias  Terms and phrases  Pictorial works  Guidebooks  History  Biography  Handbooks and manuals  Miscellanea  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Contributor
Classifications: PE2106, 427.9411
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Publications about Iseabail Macleod
Publications by Iseabail Macleod
Most widely held works by Iseabail Macleod
The illustrated encyclopedia of Scotland ( Book )
4 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 280 libraries worldwide
The Illustrated Encyclopedia of Scotland is a comprehensive, illustrated reference guide to Scotland. It presents an overview of the country in a wide perspective: its varied landscapes, towns and their buildings, its past and present, and above all its people, their occupations and pastimes. This encyclopedia also provides an illustrated portrait of Scotland now and in the past, covering history, the arts, industry, science, commerce, medicine, sport, politics, religion, architecture and popular culture. The aim of this encyclopedia is to give a wide range of information in an accessible form. Many topics are given extended entries, such as the main cities, the clans, the Enlightenment, language, the law, parliament, golf and whisky. Entries are cross-referenced, and each topic has been researched and reviewed by experts in their field. For additional information there is a list of further reading, lists of Scottish festivals and societies, and maps indicating the changes to local government boundaries both in 1975 and in 1996
The Scots thesaurus by Scottish National Dictionary Association( Book )
19 editions published between 1990 and 1999 in English and Scots and held by 252 libraries worldwide
Unique subject guide to over 20,000 Scots words. Subject-by-subject access to Scots words with definitions in English. Wide-ranging coverage of different subjects including animal and plant life, farming and fishing, food and drink, emotions and character. English index to guide users to the appropriate Scots words. Introduction commenting on the distinctive aspects and qualities of the Scots language. - Back cover
Scoor-oot : a dictionary of Scots words and phrases in current use by James A. C Stevenson( Book )
9 editions published between 1989 and 2015 in English and Scots and held by 186 libraries worldwide
The Nuttis schell : essays on the Scots language presented to A.J. Aitken by A. J Aitken( Book )
9 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 130 libraries worldwide
The Concise English-Scots dictionary ( Book )
12 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in English and Scottish Gaelic and held by 123 libraries worldwide
The Pocket Scots dictionary by Iseabail Macleod( Book )
14 editions published between 1988 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 101 libraries worldwide
The Wordsworth dictionary of first names by Iseabail Macleod( Book )
7 editions published in 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 67 libraries worldwide
A fresh, illuminating guide to thousands of first names and their meanings
The essential Scots dictionary : Scots-English, English-Scots ( Book )
7 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 60 libraries worldwide
"The Essential Scots Dictionary (Scots-English/English-Scots) is designed to encourage the use of Scots in schools and to provide support in the classroom. It is also a useful compact reference book for anyone seeking information on Scots. This two-way dictionary provides: modern Scots, with some literary words likely to be met in stories or poems; notes on how to get the most out of your dictionary; grammar notes and verb lists; spelling guidance; help with pronunciation; and a brief history of the Scots language."--Jacket
The Wordsworth dictionary of surnames by Terry Freedman( Book )
4 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 58 libraries worldwide
Scots : studies in its literature and language by John M Kirk( Book )
5 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 54 libraries worldwide
The skillful use of the Scots language has long been a distinguishing feature of the literatures of Scotland. The essays in this volume make a major contribution to our understanding of the Scots language, past and present, and its written dissemination in poetry, fiction and drama, and in non-literary texts, such as personal letters. They cover aspects of the development of a national literature in the Scots language, and they also give due weight to its international dimension by focusing on translations into Scots from languages as diverse as Greek, Latin and Chinese, and by considering the
Scotland in definition : a history of Scottish dictionaries by Iseabail Macleod( Book )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 54 libraries worldwide
Edinburgh by Colin Baxter( Book )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 41 libraries worldwide
Pocket guide to Scottish words by Iseabail Macleod( Book )
5 editions published between 1986 and 1998 in English and Scots and held by 37 libraries worldwide
Edinburgh pocket guide by Iseabail Macleod( Book )
6 editions published between 1996 and 2001 in English and French and held by 36 libraries worldwide
An informative and easy-to-use guide to Scotland's historic capital, with detailed maps and colour photographs
The Scots school dictionary : Scots-English, English-Scots ( Book )
4 editions published between 1996 and 1999 in English and held by 30 libraries worldwide
Scotland : a linguistic double helix by Iseabail Macleod( Book )
10 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and German and held by 24 libraries worldwide
Munro's tables and other tables of lower hills by Hugh Thomas Munro( Book )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 17 libraries worldwide
Grammar Broonie a guide tae Scots grammar fae the Scottish National Dictionary Association by Susan Rennie( Book )
1 edition published in 2000 in Scots and held by 17 libraries worldwide
Munro's tables of the 3000 feet mountains of Scotland : and other tables of lesser heights by Hugh Thomas Munro( Book )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 16 libraries worldwide
Patrick Ferguson : 'a man of some genius' by Marianne McLeod Gilchrist( Book )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 16 libraries worldwide
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Alternative Names
Mac Leod Iseabail
Mc Leod Iseabail
Mcleod Iseabail
English (110)
Scots (7)
Scottish Gaelic (2)
German (1)
French (1)
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