The professor and the madman : a tale of murder, insanity, and the making of the Oxford English Dictionary (Book, 1999) [WorldCat.org]
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The professor and the madman : a tale of murder, insanity, and the making of the Oxford English Dictionary

Author: Simon Winchester
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Harper Perennial, 1999
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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En dokudramatisk fortælling om hvordan den sindssyge morder William Chester Minor (1834-1920), som også var kirurg og lingvist, blev involveret i frembringelsen af ordbogen "The Oxford English Dictionary", og om det specielle venskab, der opstod mellem redaktøren af ordbogen James Murray (1837-1915) og Minor
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Simon Winchester
ISBN: 0060175966 9780060175962
OCLC Number: 474234665
Notes: Med litteraturhenvisninger
Description: xiii, 242 s. : illustrations
Responsibility: Simon Winchester

Abstract:

En dokudramatisk fortælling om hvordan den sindssyge morder William Chester Minor (1834-1920), som også var kirurg og lingvist, blev involveret i frembringelsen af ordbogen "The Oxford English Dictionary", og om det specielle venskab, der opstod mellem redaktøren af ordbogen James Murray (1837-1915) og Minor

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