The Chambers Dictionary: Thumb Index

The Chambers Dictionary: Thumb Index

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This edition of the "Chambers Dictionary" combines the long-established virtues of its predecessors with a modern design and updated content. It offers coverage of English vocabulary, ranging from rare and archaic words to the latest slang and technical terms, and contains appendices with information from chemical elements to first names, and the plays of Shakespeare to the Greek and Hebrew alphabets.show more

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  • Hardback | 1856 pages
  • 187.96 x 274.32 x 66.04mm | 2,472.07g
  • CHAMBERS
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • Revised
  • 9th Revised edition
  • 0550101055
  • 9780550101051

About Larousse Kingfisher Chambers

This internationally renowned reference publisher continues its celebrated tradition of excellence into the present day with such informative and authoritative works as the Chambers Crossword Dictionary, Chambers Encyclopedia, Chambers Biographical Dictionary and the all-new Chambers Dictionary of Quotations. Chambers is based in Edinburgh, as it always has been, and employs editors with a wide range of skills on dictionaries and other titles for a variety of users, including students and teachers of English as a foreign or second language. As well as the core business of publishing dictionaries and thesauruses, Chambers also publishes a range of titles on grammar and usage, single-volume reference titles on science, history, biography and quotations, as well as titles for Scrabble(R) and crosswords.show more

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