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Winchester, SimonThe Meaning of Everything: the Story of the Oxford English Dictionary
$12.00
Hardcover, ISBN 0060175966
Publisher: Oxford University Press, New York, 2003
First edition-First printing.. Used - Fine/Like New Fine hard cover book in fine dust jacket . Black and white photographs. Signed by author on full title page, 259 pages with index. First edition-First printing.
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Winchester, SimonThe Professor and the Madman: a Tale of Murder, Insanity, and the Making of the Oxford English Dictionary
$40.00
Hardcover, ISBN 0060175966
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers, New York, 1998
First. Third. Used - Very Good Very good very good. 22 cm, 242, illus. Signed by the author. An extraordinary tale of madness and genius. Two men get to know each other through correspondence; one is compiling the Oxford English Dictionary, and the other, a prisoner in Broadmoor, submits over 10, 000 definitions. First
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Winchester, SimonProfessor and the Madman: a Tale of Murder, Insanity, and the Making of the Oxford English Dictionary (Signed)
$40.00
Hardcover, ISBN 0060175966
Publisher: Harper Collins, NY, 1998
Later Printing. Hardcover. Used - Very Good Very Good in Very Good jacket. Book. Signed by Author(s) A bright, tight edition signed by the author on the title page. DJ is colorful w/light rubbing to edges & soil from handling. Text is well-bound w/slight bumps to spine ends & corners; clean, unmarked pages throughout. Later Printing
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Winchester, SimonProfessor and the Madman (Signed): a Tale of Murder, Insanity, and the Making of the Oxford English Dictionary (Isbn: 0060175966 / 0-06-017596-6)
$45.00
Hardcover, ISBN 0060175966
Publisher: New York: Harper Collins, 1998
Used - Fine/Like New FINE . 1998. 2nd printing. SIGNED by the author to title page. Black hardcover with gilt lettering. Decorative endpapers. Dust jacket now protected in clear plastic Brodart protector. Original price to front endflap. 242pp.
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Winchester, SimonProfessor and the Madman: a Tale of Murder, Insanity, and the Making of the Oxford English Dictionary
$48.95
Hardcover, ISBN 0060175966
Publisher: Harpercollins, NY, 1998
5th. Hard Cover. Used - Fine/Like New Fine in Fine jacket. Signed by Author Signed by author on title page. When the editors of the Oxford English Dictionary put out a call during the late 19th century pleading for "men of letters" to provide help with their mammoth undertaking, hundreds of responses came forth. Some helpers, like Dr. W.C. Minor, provided literally thousands of entries to the editors. But Minor, an American expatriate in England and a Civil War veteran, was actually a...
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Winchester, SimonThe Professor and the Madman
$75.00
Hardcover, ISBN 0060175966
Publisher: Harper, 1998
First Ed.. Hardcover. Used - Very Good Very Good in Very Good jacket. 0060175966 Signed by Author on title page, First Edition stated, DJ wrapped, clean, great binding, no marks or notations. Quick shipping. First Ed.
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Winchester, SimonProfessor and the Madman: a Tale of Murder, Insanity, and the Making of the Oxford English Dictionary (Signed)
$75.00
Hardcover, ISBN 0060175966
Publisher: Harper Collins, N, 1998
1st Edition. Hardcover. Used - Very Good Very Good in Very Good jacket. Book. Signed by Author(s) A bright, tight edition signed by the author on the title page. DJ is uncut; clean & colorful w/light rubbing to edges; tiny closed tear at head of spine; now protected in mylar. Text is well-bound w/light bumps at spine ends; pages clean & sharp throughout. 1st Edition
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Winchester, SimonProfessor and the Madman: a Tale of Murder, Insanity, and the Making of the Oxford English Dictionary. Signed
$90.00
Hardcover
Publisher: (NY) HarperCollins Publishers (1998)., 1998
1st Edition. Hardcover. Used - Fine/Like New As New Dust Jacket Included. Signed by Author(s) First printing. 8vo. xi, 242 pp. Illustrated. SIGNED by the author on the title page. This is a tight, fine book in a bright, fine DJ. 1st Edition
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Winchester, SimonProfessor and the Madman: a Tale of Murder, Insanity, and the Making of the Oxford English Dictionary
$103.00
Hardcover, ISBN 0060175966
Publisher: HarperCollins, Scranton, Pennsylvania, U.S.A., 1998
American First. Hardcover. Used - Very Good Very Good in Very Good Not Price Clipped jacket. Book. Signed by Author(s) First Edition, First Printing as evidenced by a complete number line from 1 to 10; signed by Simon Winchester in person with no inscription on the title page at a public reading in Vancouver, B.C.; some edge wear to boards and dust jacket mainly at top and bottom of spine; otherwise a solid, clean copy in collectable condition; dust jacket is protected by a Brodart sleeve....
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Winchester, SimonThe Professor and the Madman - A Tale of Murder, Insanity, and the Making of the Oxford English Dictionary
$20.00
Hardcover, ISBN 0060175966
Publisher: Harpercollins Publishers, New York, 1998
Used - Very Good. Black hardcover in dustjacket, 11th printing. Signed without inscription on the title page by the author. A very good copy with minor wear at the tips of the spine. Binding and hinges solid and text clean and unmarked. Unclipped jacket is good only with edge-wear and a short tear forward at the heel of the spine panel. 242 pp., Winchester's fascinating account of Professor James Murray's long time correspondence with Dr. William Minor during the creation of the Oxford... (OED OXFORD ENGLISH DICTIONARY HISTORY LANGUAGE REFERENCE MURDER WILLIAM CHESTER MINOR JAMES MURRAY)
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Winchester, SimonProfessor and the Madman: A Tale of Murder, Insanity, and the Making of the Oxford English Dictionary
$20.00
Hardcover, ISBN 0060175966
Publisher: HarperCollins, 1998
Used - Very Good. 7th printing. Unclipped DJ has small tear at top of spine. Inscribed by Winchester to p/o on title page. 242 pages. ***Reluctantly downsizing my personal library to accommodate move from suburban house to Manhattan apartment. Happy to take and e-mail additional (and better) photos upon request; includes dustjacket
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SIMON WINCHESTERThe Professor And The Madman: A Tale Of Murder, Insanity And The Making Of The Oxford English Dictionary [SIGNED]
$40.00
Softcover, ISBN 0060175966
Publisher: HarperCollins, New York, 1998
Used - Fine. SIGNED on the Title Page by Simon Winchester. No inscription. First Edition with number line at 6. A Fine hardcover book. In the complete Dust Jacket with original price intact. The DJ is lightly rubbed, light wear, else Near Fine. A lovely copy of Winchester's immensely interesting and entertaining account of the True Story of the Making of the Oxford English Dictionary and its unusual and unexpected contributors.; includes dustjacket (OED OXFORD ENGLISH DICTIONARY)
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Winchester, SimonThe Professor and the Madman: A Tale of Murder, Insanity, and the Making of the Oxford English Dictionary
$40.00
ISBN 0060175966
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers, New York, 1998
Used - Very Good. 22 cm, 242, illus. Signed by the author. An extraordinary tale of madness and genius. Two men get to know each other through correspondence; one is compiling the Oxford English Dictionary, and the other, a prisoner in Broadmoor, submits over 10,000 definitions. (0060175966 MURDER PRISONERS INSANITY ASYLUMS QUOTATIONS DEFINITIONS LITERATURE REFERENCE WORKS SIGNED)
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Winchester, SimonProfessor and the Madman: A Tale of Murder, Insanity, and the Making of the Oxford English Dictionary (Signed)
$40.00
Hardcover, ISBN 0060175966
Publisher: Harper Collins, NY, 1998
Used - Very Good. A bright, tight edition signed by the author on the title page. DJ is colorful w/light rubbing to edges & soil from handling. Text is well-bound w/slight bumps to spine ends & corners; clean, unmarked pages throughout.; includes dustjacket (HISTORY)
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Winchester, SimonProfessor and the Madman (SIGNED): A Tale of Murder, Insanity, and the Making of the Oxford English Dictionary (ISBN: 0060175966 / 0-06-017596-6)
$42.00
Hardcover
Publisher: New York: Harper Collins, 1998
Used - Fine. 1998. 2nd printing. SIGNED by the author to title page. Black hardcover with gilt lettering. Decorative endpapers. Dust jacket now protected in clear plastic Brodart protector. Original price to front endflap. 242pp. FINE.; includes dustjacket (MODERN FIRSTS)
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Winchester, SimonProfessor and the Madman: A Tale of Murder, Insanity, and the Making of the Oxford English Dictionary
$48.95
Hardcover, ISBN 0060175966
Publisher: Harpercollins, NY, 1998
Used - Fine. Signed by author on title page. When the editors of the Oxford English Dictionary put out a call during the late 19th century pleading for "men of letters" to provide help with their mammoth undertaking, hundreds of responses came forth. Some helpers, like Dr. W.C. Minor, provided literally thousands of entries to the editors. But Minor, an American expatriate in England and a Civil War veteran, was actually a certified lunatic who turned in his dictionary entries from the...
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WINCHESTER, SimonTHE PROFESSOR AND THE MADMAN: A Tale of Murder, Insanity, and the Making of the Oxford English Dictionary
$49.00
Hardcover, ISBN 0060175966
Publisher: HarperCollins, NY:, 1998
Used - Fine. HARDCOVER 1st edition/1st ptg. so stated. Number line includes number 1. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR ON TITLE PAGE. NF/DJ is not price clipped. FINE/Black cloth spine and black paper boards. Prev. owners name on top of Ffep. Sepia pictorial endpapers. –242 pp, b&w illus., Mild age tanning to pages. FINE/Crisp handsome collectable copy. ----; includes dustjacket (NON-FICTION, OXFORD ENGLISH DICTIONARY, PROF. JAMES MURRAY, DR. W.C. MINOR)
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Winchester, Simon *** SIGNED ***The Professor and the Madman: A Tale of Murder, Insanity, and the Making of the Oxford English Dictionary
$65.00
Hardcover, ISBN 0060175966
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers, 1998
Used - Near Fine. Stated FIRST Edition, FIRST Printing with full number line present. SIGNED by author on title page (Signature only). Near Fine volume - having both lower board tips bumped, else a super Fine volume. Dust jacket is unclipped, with minute shelf wear to lower rear panel edge. Fabulous copy. Mylar protected.; includes dustjacket (SIGNED; BIOGRAPHY; REFERENCE)
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Winchester, SimonProfessor and the Madman: A Tale of Murder, Insanity, and the Making of the Oxford English Dictionary (Signed)
$75.00
Hardcover, ISBN 0060175966
Publisher: Harper Collins, N, 1998
Used - Very Good. A bright, tight edition signed by the author on the title page. DJ is uncut; clean & colorful w/light rubbing to edges; tiny closed tear at head of spine; now protected in mylar. Text is well-bound w/light bumps at spine ends; pages clean & sharp throughout.; includes dustjacket (HISTORY)
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Winchester, SimonProfessor and the Madman: A Tale of Murder, Insanity, and the Making of the Oxford English Dictionary. Signed.
$90.00
Hardcover
Publisher: (NY) HarperCollins Publishers (1998)., 1998
Used - Like New. First printing. 8vo. xi, 242 pp. Illustrated. SIGNED by the author on the title page. This is a tight, fine book in a bright, fine DJ.; includes dustjacket
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Winchester, SimonProfessor and the Madman: A Tale of Murder, Insanity, and the Making of the Oxford English Dictionary
$100.00
Hardcover, ISBN 0060175966
Publisher: HarperCollins, Scranton, Pennsylvania, U.S.A., 1998
Used - Very Good. First Edition, First Printing as evidenced by a complete number line from 1 to 10; signed by Simon Winchester in person with no inscription on the title page at a public reading in Vancouver, B.C.; some edge wear to boards and dust jacket mainly at top and bottom of spine; otherwise a solid, clean copy in collectable condition; dust jacket is protected by a Brodart sleeve.; includes dustjacket (BIOGRAPHY)
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WINCHESTER, Simon.The Professor and the Madman. A Tale of Murder, Insanity, and the Making of the Oxford English Dictionary.
$201.73
Publisher: New York: Harper Collins, 1998, 1998
Used. Octavo. Original black boards, titles to spine gilt, pictorial endpapers. With the dust jacket. A fine copy in the jacket. First edition, first printing. Inscribed by the author on the title page, "For Leila – On your birthday! All best wishes, Simon Winchester". (BOOKS LITERATURE LITERARY CRITICISM & BIOGRAPHY AUTOGRAPHS SIGNED INSCRIBED, OR WITH LETTER DICTIONARIES ENCYCLOPEDIAS)
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Winchester, SimonThe Professor and the Madman - A Tale of Murder, Insanity, and the Making of the Oxford English Dictionary
$20.00
ISBN 0060175966
Publisher: Harpercollins Publishers, 1998
New York: Harpercollins Publishers, 1998. Later printing. Hardcover. Very Good/good. Black hardcover in dustjacket, 11th printing. Signed without inscription on the title page by the author. A very good copy with minor wear at the tips of the spine. Binding and hinges solid and text clean and unmarked. Unclipped jacket is good only with edge-wear and a short tear forward at the heel of the spine panel. 242 pp., Winchester's fascinating account of Professor James Murray's long time...
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Winchester, SimonThe Professor and the Madman: A Tale of Murder, Insanity, and the Making of the Oxford English Dictionary
$40.00
ISBN 0060175966
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
very good, very good HarperCollins Publishers New York c1998 First Third 22 cm, 242, illus. Signed by the author. An extraordinary tale of madness and genius. Two men get to know each other through correspondence; one is compiling the Oxford English Dictionary, and the other, a prisoner in Broadmoor, submits over 10,000 definitions. Signed.
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Winchester, SimonProfessor and the Madman (SIGNED): A Tale of Murder, Insanity, and the Making of the Oxford English Dictionary (ISBN: 0060175966 / 0-06-017596-6)
$42.00
Publisher: New York: Harper Collins
New York: Harper Collins. FINE.. 1998. 2nd printing. SIGNED by the author to title page. Black hardcover with gilt lettering. Decorative endpapers. Dust jacket now protected in clear plastic Brodart protector. Original price to front endflap. 242pp. Signed.
Aldersgate Books Inc.
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Winchester, SimonProfessor and the Madman: A Tale of Murder, Insanity, and the Making of the Oxford English Dictionary
$48.95
ISBN 0060175966
Publisher: Harpercollins, 1998
NY: Harpercollins, 1998. Signed by author on title page. When the editors of the Oxford English Dictionary put out a call during the late 19th century pleading for "men of letters" to provide help with their mammoth undertaking, hundreds of responses came forth. Some helpers, like Dr. W.C. Minor, provided literally thousands of entries to the editors. But Minor, an American expatriate in England and a Civil War veteran, was actually a certified lunatic who turned in his dictionary entries...
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Winchester, SimonProfessor and the Madman: A Tale of Murder, Insanity, and the Making of the Oxford English Dictionary. Signed
$90.00
Publisher: (NY) HarperCollins Publishers (1998), 1998
(NY) HarperCollins Publishers (1998)., 1998. First printing. 8vo. xi, 242 pp. Illustrated. SIGNED by the author on the title page. This is a tight, fine book in a bright, fine DJ.. Signed by Author(s). 1st Edition. Hardcover. As New/Dust Jacket Included. First edition. Signed.
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