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Cassidy, Frederic G. 1907-2000

Overview
Works: 106 works in 400 publications in 1 language and 12,189 library holdings
Genres: Dictionaries  Glossaries, vocabularies, etc  Reference works  History  Handbooks and manuals  Drama  Local history 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Honoree
Classifications: PE2843, 427.973
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Frederic G Cassidy
Dictionary of American regional English by Joan Houston Hall( Book )

17 editions published between 1985 and 1996 in English and held by 2,488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A compendium of words, phrases, and local meanings has been culled from twenty years of research, using thousands of interviews with representative American communities
Dictionary of Jamaican English by Frederic G Cassidy( )

48 editions published between 1967 and 2009 in English and held by 2,031 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jamaica talk; three hundred years of the English language in Jamaica by Frederic G Cassidy( )

50 editions published between 1961 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,896 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First published in 1961, Jamaica Talk is a thorough study of the English spoken in Jamaica and, although intended for the general educated reader rather than the linguistic specialist, has a foundation of sound scholarship
Dane County place-names by Frederic G Cassidy( )

15 editions published between 1968 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The development of modern English by Stuart Robertson( Book )

57 editions published between 1939 and 1965 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,035 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Language variety in the South revisited by Cynthia Goldin Bernstein( )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 823 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Top linguists from diverse fields address language varieties in the South. Language Variety in the South Revisited is a comprehensive collection of new research on southern United States English by foremost scholars of regional language variation. Like its predecessor, Language Variety in the South: Perspectives in Black and White (The University of Alabama Press, 1986), this book includes current research into African American vernacular English, but it greatly expands the scope of investigation and offers an extensive assessment of the fiel
Bright's Old English grammar & reader by James Wilson Bright( Book )

18 editions published between 1971 and 1974 in English and held by 502 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Modern American plays by Frederic G Cassidy( Book )

13 editions published between 1949 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 476 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scribner handbook of English by Albert H Marckwardt( Book )

13 editions published between 1948 and 1967 in English and held by 447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The place-names of Dane County, Wisconsin, with a foreword by Robert L. Ramsay. The secretary's report by Frederic G Cassidy( Book )

10 editions published between 1947 and 1968 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Old English and new : studies in language and linguistics in honor of Frederic G. Cassidy( Book )

6 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A method for collecting dialect by Frederic G Cassidy( Book )

11 editions published between 1953 and 1970 in English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ADS dictionary--how soon? by Frederic G Cassidy( Book )

4 editions published between 1963 and 1964 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dictionary of American regional English( Book )

9 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dictionary of American regional English( Book )

9 editions published between 1991 and 1996 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dictionary of American regional English by Joan Houston Hall( Book )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dictionary of American regional English( Book )

12 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dictionary of American regional English( Book )

in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A compendium of words, phrases, and local meanings has been culled from twenty years of research, using thousands of interviews with representative American communities
Dictionary of American regional English by Joan Houston Hall( Book )

4 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This companion volume to the Dictionary of American Regional English vastly enhances readers' use of five volumes of DARE text. Those who want to investigate the regional synonyms for a rustic, or a submarine sandwich, or that strip of grass between the sidewalk and the street can search through the five volumes, they can open to a page with all those maps displayed side by side. Not only is it an extraordinary teaching tool, it is also a browser's delight. The user who wants to know what words characterize a given state or region is also in luck. The index to the five volumes not only answers that question but also satisfies the reader's curiosity about words that have come into English from other languages, and words that vary with the speakers' age, sex, race, education, and community type. And those who simply love to explore the variety and ingenuity of American expression will be seduced by the lists of answers to the DARE fieldwork questions. More than 400 questions and all of their answers are included in this treasure trove of American linguistic creativity
Webster comprehensive dictionary( Book )

3 editions published between 1984 and 1992 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Dictionary of American regional English
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Dictionary of Jamaican EnglishJamaica talk; three hundred years of the English language in JamaicaDane County place-namesBright's Old English grammar & readerDictionary of American regional EnglishDictionary of American regional EnglishDictionary of American regional EnglishDictionary of American regional English
Alternative Names
Cassidy, F.G

Cassidy, F. G. 1907-

Cassidy, F. G. 1907-2000

Cassidy, F. G. (Frederic Gomes), 1907-

Cassidy, F. G. (Frederic Gomes), 1907-2000

Cassidy, Frederic G.

Cassidy, Frederic G. 1907-2000

Cassidy, Frederic Gomes

Cassidy, Frederic Gomes 1907-

Cassidy, Frederic Gomes 1907-2000

Frederic Gomes Cassidy

Gomes Cassidy, Frederic 1907-2000

Languages
English (303)