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The Oxford English Dictionary [12 Vols. + 5 Supplements] by  W. A. [Editors]  Henry; Craigie - Hardcover - 1933 - from The Book House in Dinkytown (SKU: 282079)

The Oxford English Dictionary [12 Vols. + 5 Supplements]

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The Oxford English Dictionary [12 Vols. + 5 Supplements]

by Murray, James A. H.; Onions, C. T.; Bradley, Henry; Craigie, W. A. [Editors]

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Oxford: Oxford at the Clarendon Press, 1933. Hardcover. Good/Good. Mixed set, 17 vols in total. Includes complete 1933 edition (12 volumes + Supplement & Bibliography volumes), as well as four supplement volumes, published in 1972 (Vol. I, A-G), 1976 (Vol. II, H-N), 1984 (Vol. III, O-Scz, corrected printing of 1982 ed), and 1986 (Vol. IV, Se-Z). All volumes in very good condition, and include dust jackets in good/good- condition. 1933 edition bound in red cloth with gilt titling on spines; later supplement volumes bound in navy blue cloth with gilt titling on spines. Bindings are sturdy and square; minor wear to corners/edges of boards, gilt titling uniformly bright and bold; text very good throughout all volumes; dime-sized surface abrasion on spine of Vol. IX. Dust jackets are unclipped and arrive wrapped in protective mylar; all show minor-to-moderate amounts of wear/fraying to edges; 1933 dust jackets are toned with light damp-stain spots over the spines; Vol. VII jacket has a large chip over head of spine, Vol. IX jacket has a dime-sized hole in middle of spine. Due to the size/weight of this set extra charges will apply for international shipping; domestic expedited shipping NOT available. Ships from Dinkytown in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

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Bookseller
The Book House in Dinkytown US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
282079
Title
The Oxford English Dictionary [12 Vols. + 5 Supplements]
Author
Murray, James A. H.; Onions, C. T.; Bradley, Henry; Craigie, W. A. [Editors]
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Good
Jacket condition
Good
Quantity-available
1
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Oxford at the Clarendon Press
Place of Publication
Oxford
Date Published
1933
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