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Bibliographies of dictionaries, and related works From Jay Dillon Rare Books + Manuscripts


Johnson\'s Dictionary and the language of learning
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Johnson's Dictionary and the language of learning

By De Maria, Robert

Chapel Hill: The University of North Carolina press, 1986 -- First printing. Three facsimiles. LCCN 86-004285//r87.. First Edition. Red cloth, dust-jacket. A fine copy.. 228 x 152 mm. Pp. xii, [1], 303.


Bücherkunde für Germanisten: Studienausgabe. Von Johannes Hansel; bearbeitet von Lydia Tschakert. 6., vermehrte Auflage

By Hansel, Johannes

Berlin: Erich Schmidt Verlag, 1972 ¶ Includes entries for fifty-six dictionaries of Common Germanic, Gothic, Old Icelandic, Old English, Old High German, Old Saxon, Old Frisian, Late Latin, Middle High German, Middle Low German, Middle Low German, Early Modern High German, and Modern High German, 1834-1972 (pages 45-51). ||| Collation: In 8s (210 x 146 mm): Pp. 197 [198]. Binding: Printed wrappers. References: ISBN 3503007288; LCCN 73350523. ||| For further details please contact Jay Dillon Rare Books + Manuscripts, as below. .


Bibliographie der Wörterbücher, erscheinenen in der Deutschen Demokratischen Republik, Rumänischen Volksrepublik, [usw] . . . = Bibliography of dictionaries . . . = Bibliografia slowników . . . = Bibliografiia slovarei . . . ,

Warsaw: Wydawnictwa Naukowo-Techniczne, 1968 ¶ ONLY EDITION, one of 2,195 copies. A classified bibliography of 1,084 dictionaries published in communist Eastern Europe (except Albania) and in China; edited by E. Glowacka, Danuta Rymsza-Zalewska, and I. Siedlecka. ||| Collation: In 8s (237 x 170 mm). Pp. xxxii, 166, [1]. Errata-slip tipped in facing page 166. A cumulative Indeks powiazan jezykowych do bibliografii slownikow wydanych w 1945-1961 (11 pages, printed wrappers) is inserted in a beige-cloth strap mounted on the lower pastedown, as issued. Binding: Publisher's beige cloth lettered in black. Provenance: New York Public Library (stamps, release-stamps). Condition: A very good copy..


Index lexicorum: Bibliographie der lexikalischen Nachschlagewerke

By Zischka, Gert A

Vienna: Verlag Brüder Hollinek, 1959 ¶ ONLY EDITION. Out of print. ||| Collation: In 8s (242 x 172 mm). Pp. xliv, 290. Binding: Publisher's blue cloth, dust-jacket. Provenance: William P. Wreden, bookseller, of Palo Alto, California, with his "Bibliographical Library" bookplate; his sale, Swann, 26-27 September 1990, lot 423, $121. Condition: A fine copy. .


Bibliographisches Handbuch der Sprachwörterbücher: Ein internationales Verzeichnis von 5600 Wörterbüchern der Jahre 1460-1958 für mehr als 500 Sprachen und Dialekte / An annotated bibliography of language dictionaries

By Zaunmüller, Wolfram

Stuttgart: Anton Hiersemann, 1958 ¶ ONLY EDITION of the best and still the standard international bibliography of dictionaries, long out of print. Another copy was sold at auction for $302.50 twelve years ago (1991). ||| Collation: In 8s (273 x 194 mm). Pp. xviii, 496 columns. Binding: Publisher's tan buckram gilt, dust-jacket. Reference: Balay Guide to reference books (1996) AC196 ("very useful"). Condition: A fine copy..


To hellenikon biblion = The Greek book: An exhibition of Greek printing & the book arts from the 15th to the 20th centuries, at the Alexander S. Onassis Center for Hellenic Studies, New York University . . . , 9th-31st May 1997. [B

By Kraus (H. P.), Inc, firm

New York, 1997     ¶ Only edition; presenting fifty-two rare books 1469-1955 generously annotated, in four sections, viz: Philosophy and literature; Religious works; History, geography, & cosmography; School-books and dictionaries. Indexes, pages [85-86]; References cited, [87-90].  (H. P. Kraus, Inc. Catalogue 206.)   ||| Collation: 272 x 200 mm: Fifty leaves, paginated [i-iv] v-x, 1-84 [85-90].  Illustration: Full-page color facsimile (page [ii]), 22 full-page facsimiles, 26 smaller.  Binding: Pictorial wrappers.  Condition: Fine.  Reference: NYPL.  .


American dictionaries of the English language before 1861

By Burkett, Eva Mae

Metuchen, NJ: The scarecrow press, inc, 1979 ONLY EDITION, FIRST PRINTING. Originally presented as the author's dissertation (PhD), George Peabody College for Teachers, Nashville, 1936; only an abstract was printed at that time. Out of print. ||| Collation: In 16s (213 x 137 mm). Pp. vi, 292. Reproduced from typescript. Five facsimiles, eight portraits. Binding: Publisher's red cloth. Condition: A fine copy. References: ISBN 0810811790; LCCN 78011677. ||| For further details please contact Jay Dillon Rare Books + Manuscipts, as below. . First edition..


A bibliography of Scandinavian dictionaries. [By] Eva L. Haugen; with an introduction by Einar Haugen

By Haugen, Eva Lund

White Plains, N.Y.: Kraus International Publications, 1984 ¶ ONLY EDITION. An annotated bibliography of 2,527 items; with indexes of authors, languages, and subjects. Einar Haugen was the foremost North-Germanic philologist in America; and his introduction here is an outstanding general history and survey of Scandinavian dictionaries 1510–1980 (pages 1–52), with a bibliography of the subject (53–61). Out of print. ||| Collation: In 16s (229 × 150 mm): Pp. xxii, 387. Nine full-page facsimiles. Binding: Publisher's blue buckram gilt. Reference: Balay Guide to reference books (1996) AC190. Provenance: Gift inscription from T. A. O. Hamilton (Kraus International Publications), December 1990. Condition: A fine copy..


Chronologisches Verzeichnis französischer Grammatiken, vom Ende des 14. bis zum Ausgange des 18. Jahrhunderts; nebst Angabe der bisher ermittelten Fundorte derselben. Neu herausgegeben mit einem Anhang von Hans-Josef Niederehe

By Stengel. Edmund

Amsterdam: John Benjamins b.v., 1976 ¶ BEST EDITION; including Niederehe's supplement (pages [151]-240). (Series: Amsterdam studies in the theory and history of linguistic science, series iii: Studies in the history of linguisitcs, volume 8.) ||| Collation: In 8s (220 x 148 mm): Pp. vii [viii-ix], 240. Binding: Publisher's cloth. References: ISBN 907270891; LCCN 77555263. ||| For further details please contact Jay Dillon Rare Books + Manuscripts, as below. .


Slovari inostrannykh iazykov v russkom azbukovnike xvii veka: Issledovanie, teksti i kommentarii. [Dictionaries of foreign languages in Russian primers of the seventeenth century: Investigations, texts and commentaries. In Russian]

By Alekseev, Mikhail Pavlovich

St Petersburg: izdatel'stvo "Nauka", leningradskoe otdelenie, 1968 ¶ ONLY EDITION. ||| Collation: In 8s (215 x 170 mm): Pp. 156. Facsimiles, tables. Binding: Publisher's white cloth. Provenance: New York Public Library (stamps, release-stamps). Condition: A very good copy..