WorldCat Identities

Weekley, Ernest 1865-1954

Overview
Works: 154 works in 743 publications in 3 languages and 7,682 library holdings
Genres: Dictionaries  History  Terms and phrases  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Fiction 
Roles: Editor, Composer, Author of introduction
Classifications: PE1574, 422
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Ernest Weekley
The romance of words by Ernest Weekley ( Book )
87 editions published between 1911 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An etymological dictionary of modern English by Ernest Weekley ( Book )
33 editions published between 1659 and 1967 in English and Undetermined and held by 893 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The English language by Ernest Weekley ( Book )
50 editions published between 1928 and 1986 in English and held by 686 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Surnames by Ernest Weekley ( Book )
48 editions published between 1916 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 666 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chiefly English language surnames, with "... a certain proportion of French and German names and a sprinkling from other countries."
Words ancient and modern by Ernest Weekley ( Book )
33 editions published between 1926 and 1965 in English and Undetermined and held by 643 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The romance of names by Ernest Weekley ( Book )
31 editions published between 1914 and 2010 in English and held by 609 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"My aim has been to steer a clear course between a too learned and a too superficial treatment, and rather to show how surnames are formed than to adduce innumerable examples which the reader should be able to solve for himself... The subject matter is divided into a number of rather short chapters, dealing with the various classes and subdivisions into which surnames fall; but the natural association which exists between names has often prevailed over rigid classification"--Pref
A concise etymological dictionary of modern English by Ernest Weekley ( Book )
22 editions published between 1924 and 1952 in English and Undetermined and held by 466 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jack and Jill; a study in our Christian names by Ernest Weekley ( Book )
23 editions published between 1939 and 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Adjectives--and other words by Ernest Weekley ( Book )
18 editions published between 1930 and 1970 in English and held by 388 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Words and names by Ernest Weekley ( Book )
24 editions published between 1922 and 1991 in English and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
More words ancient and modern by Ernest Weekley ( Book )
17 editions published between 1927 and 1980 in English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Something about words by Ernest Weekley ( Book )
11 editions published between 1900 and 1936 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cruelty to words; or, First aid for the best-seller by Ernest Weekley ( Book )
2 editions published in 1931 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Saxo grammaticus; or, First aid for the best-seller by Ernest Weekley ( Book )
9 editions published between 1930 and 1972 in English and Latin and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Le roi des montagnes by Edmond About ( Book )
13 editions published between 1899 and 1944 in 3 languages and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Une adaptation honnête pour ceux qui lisent peu ou n'ont pas le courage d'aborder le texte intégral. Présentation classique
Paul-Louis Courier : a selection from the works by Paul-Louis Courier ( Book )
4 editions published between 1920 and 1925 in French and English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
French prose composition by Ernest Weekley ( Book )
17 editions published between 1898 and 1924 in English and Undetermined and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The matriculation French course by Ernest Weekley ( Book )
18 editions published between 1901 and 1937 in English and French and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hugh Stewart (1884-1934), some memories of his friends and colleagues by Ernest Weekley ( Book )
4 editions published in 1939 in English and Undetermined and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A primer of historical French grammar : with a chapter on metre by Ernest Weekley ( Book )
8 editions published between 1899 and 1917 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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English (445)
French (16)
Latin (1)
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