A Grammatical Dictionary of the English Language

A Grammatical Dictionary of the English Language

Author: Karl Albrecht

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A Dictionary of the English Language
Language: en
Pages: 704
Authors: Samuel Johnson
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-11-30 - Publisher: Penguin Classics

Published in 1755, this work marked a milestone in a language in desperate need of standards. It contains a selection from the original, offering passages on subjects ranging from books and critics to dreams and ethics.
A Dictionary of the English Language
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Pages: 1786
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A Dictionary of the English Language: an Anthology
Language: en
Pages: 704
Authors: Samuel Johnson
Categories: Reference
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-11-30 - Publisher: Penguin UK

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary, published in 1755, marked a milestone in a language in desperate need of standards. No English dictionary before it had devoted so much space to everyday words, been so thorough in its definitions, or illustrated usage by quoting from Shakespeare and other great writers. Johnson's was the