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The Resource Dictionary of American regional English, Frederic G. Cassidy, chief editor

Dictionary of American regional English, Frederic G. Cassidy, chief editor

Label
Dictionary of American regional English
Title
Dictionary of American regional English
Statement of responsibility
Frederic G. Cassidy, chief editor
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A compendium of words, phrases, and local meanings has been culled from years of research, using thousands of interviews with representative American communities. Online index is at http://dare.wisc.edu/?q=node/18
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
427.973
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
PE2843
LC item number
.D52 1985
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1907-2000
  • 1945-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Cassidy, Frederic G.
  • Hall, Joan Houston
  • Von Schneidemesser, Luanne
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • English language
  • Americanisms
Label
Dictionary of American regional English, Frederic G. Cassidy, chief editor
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Vol. 2-5: Joan Houston Hall, associate editor; vol. 6 Joan Houston Hall, chief editor, with Luanne von Schneidemesser, senior editor
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (v. 5, pages 1147-1244)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
v. 1. Introduction and A-C -- v. 2. D-H -- v. 3. I-O -- v. 4. P-Sk -- v. 5. Sl-Z -- v. 6. Contrastive maps, Index to entry labels, Questionnaire, and Fieldwork data
Control code
ocm11624265
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
6 volumes
Isbn
9780674066533
Lccn
84029025
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
  • Library lacks volumes 3, 5 and 6.
  • Gift of Reverend Stephen A. Cole.
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)11624265
Label
Dictionary of American regional English, Frederic G. Cassidy, chief editor
Publication
Note
Vol. 2-5: Joan Houston Hall, associate editor; vol. 6 Joan Houston Hall, chief editor, with Luanne von Schneidemesser, senior editor
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (v. 5, pages 1147-1244)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
v. 1. Introduction and A-C -- v. 2. D-H -- v. 3. I-O -- v. 4. P-Sk -- v. 5. Sl-Z -- v. 6. Contrastive maps, Index to entry labels, Questionnaire, and Fieldwork data
Control code
ocm11624265
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
6 volumes
Isbn
9780674066533
Lccn
84029025
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
  • Library lacks volumes 3, 5 and 6.
  • Gift of Reverend Stephen A. Cole.
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)11624265

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