Dictionaries: The Art and Craft of Lexicography Epub

Dictionaries: The Art and Craft of Lexicography Epub This second edition of Sidney I Landau s landmark work offers a comprehensive and completely up to date description of how dictionaries are researched and written, with particular attention to the ways in which computer technology has changed modern lexicography Landau has an insider s practical knowledge of making dictionaries and every feature of the dictionary is examined and explained Written in a readable style, free of jargon and unnecessary technical language, it will appeal to readers with no specialist knowledge of the field, as well as to professional lexicographers

10 thoughts on “Dictionaries: The Art and Craft of Lexicography

  1. Mark Jr. Mark Jr. says:

    Sidney Landau, lexicographer, naturally has a firm handle on one of my favorite near inspired dictums, Usage determines meaning Landau devotes some space in his book Di

  2. Gretchen Gretchen says:

    A textbook, but well written for anyone with a serious interest in dictionary creation.

  3. Iliada Iliada says:

    A well written book strictly for those who are interested in the field of lexicography or for university students A little repetitive at times but quite qood.

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