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Onions, C. T. (Charles Talbut) 1873-1965

Overview
Works: 172 works in 1,129 publications in 6 languages and 17,831 library holdings
Genres: Dictionaries  Glossaries, vocabularies, etc  Periodicals  Bibliography  History 
Roles: Editor, Compiler, Other, Adapter, Creator
Classifications: PE1625, 423
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Most widely held works by C. T Onions
The shorter Oxford English dictionary on historical principles by William Little ( Book )
232 editions published between 1933 and 1992 in 3 languages and held by 3,697 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Shorter Oxford English Dictionary is an important and authoritative reference work for modern English. It incorporates a complete vocabulary update with over 3,500 new words and meanings, and many new illustrative quotations from modern authors. In total there are over 83,000 illustrative quotations from 7,000 authors. There is extensive coverage of scientific and technical English as well as English from around the world. The Dictionary is written on historical principles: entries show the historical development of words by listing meanings chronologically and giving dates for the first use of each sense. All major words used in English after 1700, as well as all the words in Shakespeare, Milton, Spenser's Faerie Queene, and the King James Bible, are included; many rare and obsolete words are also defined
A Shakespeare glossary by C. T Onions ( Book )
157 editions published between 1911 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Concentrates on defining those words that would be unfamiliar to a modern reader; dialect forms, idioms, and colloquial phrases receive special attention
Shakespeare's England : an account of the life & manners of his age by Walter Alexander Raleigh ( Book )
24 editions published between 1916 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,735 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Oxford dictionary of English etymology by C. T Onions ( Book )
115 editions published between 1966 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 1,568 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lists 24,000 entries including the present meaning of the word, date first appeared in English, and pronunciation
Medium aevum ( )
in English and held by 1,326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Includes section "Reviews."
The Oxford universal dictionary on historical principles by William Little ( Book )
18 editions published between 1933 and 1976 in English and held by 808 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This Dictionary is an abridgement officially authorized by the Delegates of the Oxford University Press of A New English Dictionary on Historical Principles, later known as The Oxford English Dictionary. The aim of this Dictionary is to present in miniature all the features of the principal work. It is designed to embrace not only the literary and colloquial English of the present day together with such technical and scientific terms as are most frequently met with or are likely to be the subject of inquiry, but also a considerable proportion of obsolete, archaic, and dialectal words and uses. - Preface
Modern English syntax by C. T Onions ( Book )
36 editions published between 1971 and 1993 in English and Undetermined and held by 687 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A new English dictionary on historical principles; founded mainly on the materials collected by the Philological society. Introduction, supplement, and bibliography by James A. H Murray ( Book )
30 editions published between 1888 and 1933 in English and held by 593 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An advanced English syntax based on the principles and requirements of the Grammatical society by C. T Onions ( Book )
69 editions published between 1904 and 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Oxford English dictionary; being a corrected re-issue with an introduction, supplement, and bibliography of A new English dictionary on historical principles by James A. H Murray ( Book )
16 editions published between 1933 and 1978 in English and held by 418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Being a corrected re-issue with an introduction, supplement, and bibliography of A new English dictionary on historical principles, founded mainly on the materials collected by the Philological society and edited by James A.H. Murray, Henry Bradley, W.A. Craigie, C.T. Onions
Sweet's Anglo-Saxon reader in prose and verse by Henry Sweet ( Book )
33 editions published between 1946 and 1965 in English and English, Old and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The fate of French -é in English by C. T Onions ( Book )
14 editions published between 1943 and 1979 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The shorter Oxford English Dictionary : on historical principles by William Little ( Book )
40 editions published between 1933 and 1992 in 3 languages and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The shorter Oxford English dictionary on historical principles by William Little ( Book )
34 editions published between 1934 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
French conversation-grammar by Emil Otto ( Book )
9 editions published between 1905 and 1935 in English and Undetermined and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A practical method for learning the French language
Advanced French Composition by H. E Berthon ( Book )
14 editions published between 1904 and 1960 in English and Undetermined and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An Anglo-Saxon reader in prose and verse by Henry Sweet ( Book )
24 editions published between 1922 and 1962 in English and Undetermined and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
First published in 2005. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company
Elementary French grammar by Joseph Wright ( Book )
11 editions published between 1911 and 1961 in English and German and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Onions, C. T.
Onions, C. T. 1873-1965
Onions, C. T. (Charles T.), 1873-1965
Onions, C. Talbut 1873-1965
Onions, Charles Talbut.
Onions, Charles Talbut, 1873-1965
Talbut Onions, Charles 1873-1965
Languages
English (853)
English, Old (6)
German (5)
Japanese (4)
Italian (1)
Spanish (1)
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