Samuel Johnson & The Dictionary


Subject:
English Language , Language , Dictionaries , Authors by Region , California: Libraries & Archives by Type , Dictionaries , Dictionaries , English , English , Special Collections

Description:
This exhibit looks at Samuel Johnson's Dictionary of the English Language, which was started in 1746 and finally published in 1755. Includes brief background information on the creation of the dictionary, a selected bibliography, sample dictionary entries, illustrations, and related links. From the Department of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University, Calif.

Publisher:
The Board of Trustees of the Leland Stanford Junior University

Language:
English

Source:
http://library.stanford.edu/depts/spc/rbc/other_colls/johnson.html


PID= res:lii-9665