Pictorial Webster's Pocket Dictionary

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Chronicle Books, 10 août 2012 - 208 pages
Since its publication in 2009, Pictorial Webster's has captivated legions of readers with its vintage charm. Now a selection of over 200 gorgeous engravings that once graced the pages of 19th-century Webster's dictionaries are gathered in this treasure trove of visual wonders. This short reference book is perfect for scholars, designers, and anyone with a taste for the antique. Ranging from the mysterious to the iconic, the visual curiosities in this volume offer a wellspring of creative inspiration.
 

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Table des matières

Pocket Dictionary INTRODUCTION
6
Pocket Dictionary KEY TO THE NUMBERS AND LETTERS ACCOMPANYING THE ENGRAVINGS
12
Pocket Dictionary A
13
Pocket Dictionary B
23
Pocket Dictionary C
31
Pocket Dictionary D
43
Pocket Dictionary E
53
Pocket Dictionary F
61
Pocket Dictionary O
27
Pocket Dictionary P
35
Pocket Dictionary Q
45
Pocket Dictionary R
51
Pocket Dictionary S
61
Pocket Dictionary T
71
Pocket Dictionary U
79
Pocket Dictionary V
83

Pocket Dictionary G
69
Pocket Dictionary H
77
Pocket Dictionary I
85
Pocket Dictionary J
91
Pocket Dictionary K
99
Pocket Dictionary L
5
Pocket Dictionary M
15
Pocket Dictionary N
23
Pocket Dictionary W
89
Pocket Dictionary X
95
Pocket Dictionary Y
97
Pocket Dictionary Z
101
Pocket Dictionary COCCYX
105
Pocket Dictionary ACKNOWLEDGMENTS
107
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À propos de l'auteur (2012)

John M. Carrera is founder and proprietor of Quercus Press letterpress and bindery, and the author of Pictorial Webster's: A Visual Dictionary of Curiosities. He lives in Maryland.

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