The Oxford Large Print Dictionary

The Oxford Large Print Dictionary

Based on the Oxford Paperback Dictionary, Third Edition

Book - 1989
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Baker & Taylor
Provides more than 56,000 entries, including entries on people, places, and institutions; grammatical notes; and examples of usage

Oxford University Press
The Oxford Large Print Dictionary combines the power of Oxford's dictionary resources with a specially designed large print format for ease of reading. Here is the most up-to-date large print dictionary available, incorporating the latest changes and additions to the English vocabulary--a total of 74,000 definitions in over 56,000 entries. On attractive, uncluttered pages featuring a minimum of abbreviations and symbols, it provides detailed definitions and hundreds of notes on usage, grammatical points, and word origins. In addition, The Oxford Large Print Dictionary includes encyclopedic entries on over 4,000 people, places, and institutions, with details on states, the countries of the world, capital cities, heads of government, constellations, and geographical features such as rivers, mountains, and seas. All told, The Oxford Large Print Dictionary offers the most comprehensive, authoritative large print dictionary available today.

Publisher: Oxford [England] ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1989
ISBN: 9780198612346
Characteristics: x, 966 p. (large print) ; 28 cm
Additional Contributors: Hawkins, Joyce
Alternative Title: Oxford paperback dictionary


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