The Compact Oxford English Dictionary : v. 1-20 in 1v Hardback
Edited by J. A. H. Murray, J. A. Simpson, E. S. C. Weiner
The Compact Edition of the OED reproduces micrographically, in a single volume, the complete text of the highly acclaimed Second Edition of The Oxford English Dictionary.
In this edition, nine pages of the original fit onto just one.
This volume comes in a slipcase with a magnifying glass and a new user's guide which explains the conventions of the OED.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 2402 pages
- Publisher: Oxford University Press
- Publication Date: 17/10/1991
- Category: Dictionaries
- ISBN: 9780198612582