The Penguin Webster Handy College Dictionary: Third Edition by Philip D. Morehead

The Penguin Webster Handy College Dictionary: Third Edition

byPhilip D. Morehead

Paperback | May 27, 2003

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The bestselling dictionary-now available in a larger paperback format for the first time.

A resource favorite since 1958, The Penguin Webster Handy College Dictionary features:

  • Highly readable type

  • Clear, precise definitions

  • Easy-to-follow advice on correct usage and grammar

  • Foreign words and phrases

  • Boxed inserts on etymologies and language usage

  • Current phrases, slang, and scientific terms

  • Special notes on word origins 

  • Tables of weights and measurements

  • Languages and language families

  • Tables of signs and symbols

Comprehensive listing of abbreviations

About The Author

Philip Morehead is Head of Music Staff for Lyric Opera of Chicago. He is the son of the late Albert H. Morehead, lexicographer and games expert, the original co-editor of this book, who was Bridge Editor of the New York Times for over 25 years and the editor of many books on games. He is editor of The New American Webster Handy College...

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Title:The Penguin Webster Handy College Dictionary: Third EditionFormat:PaperbackPublished:May 27, 2003Publisher:Penguin Publishing GroupLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:014200314X

ISBN - 13:9780142003145

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