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Dictionary Day is October 16

15 October 2021 | Tolkien Collector’s GuideJeremy Edmonds

As it is October 16th somewhere in the world already, and someone decided that is World Dictionary Day, I thought it would be good to re-recommend the book The Ring of Words: Tolkien and the Oxford English Dictionary.…


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As it is October 16th somewhere in the world already, and someone decided that is World Dictionary Day, I thought it would be good to re-recommend the book The Ring of Words: Tolkien and the Oxford English Dictionary

Dictionary Day is October 16th and it celebrates the birthday of Noah Webster.

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The Ring of Words

9780199568369

(paperback)

$24.26

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The Ring of Words: Tolkien and the Oxford English Dictionary

Gilliver, Peter

9780199568369

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The Ring Of Words: Tolkien and the Oxford English Dictionary

Gilliver, Peter

9780199568369

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Oct 15
2021/10/15 23:36:00 (GMT) Greenwich Mean Time, London, Dublin, Lisbon, Casablanca, Monrovia

The Making of the Oxford English Dictionary also written by Peter Gulliver is a very good read.

Oct 15
2021/10/15 23:41:40 (GMT) Greenwich Mean Time, London, Dublin, Lisbon, Casablanca, Monrovia

Thanks!

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The Making of the Oxford English Dictionary

Peter Gilliver

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The Making of the Oxford English Dictionary

Gilliver, Peter

9780198826163

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The Making of the Oxford English Dictionary

Gilliver, Peter

9780198826163

(Paperback)

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Oct 15
2021/10/15 23:49:49 (GMT) Greenwich Mean Time, London, Dublin, Lisbon, Casablanca, Monrovia

Oct 20
2021/10/20 14:12:39 (GMT) Greenwich Mean Time, London, Dublin, Lisbon, Casablanca, Monrovia

Always worth sharing this particular publication! One of my all-time favourites.

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