TITLE

WITH THUMB INDEX

AUTHOR(S)
Calver, Edward
PUB. DATE
April 1953
SOURCE
New Republic;4/20/53, Vol. 128 Issue 16, p21
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the features of "Webster's New World Dictionary." The number of entries is not necessarily an indication of coverage, since presentations vary. Dictionaries A and C have one alphabetical listing and B has several. Dictionary A is bulkiest and heaviest and the type in C is only slightly smaller. The text type in B is smallest. Under letters "R" and "S," book C has twice as many illustrations and maps. B has fewest illustrations and no maps. The "College Edition" is based upon and includes material from "the Encyclopedic Edition."
ACCESSION #
14497239

 

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