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Abate, Frank R.

Overview
Works: 75 works in 214 publications in 1 language and 8,187 library holdings
Genres: Dictionaries  Gazetteers  Handbooks and manuals  Reference works  Miscellanea  Periodicals 
Roles: Editor, Author, Other
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Frank R Abate
Pronouncing dictionary of proper names : pronunciations for more than 23,000 proper names, selected for currency, frequency, or difficulty of pronunciation by John K Bollard( Book )

8 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 952 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Holidays and anniversaries of the world : a comprehensive catalogue containing detailed information on every month and day of the year ...( Book )

6 editions published between 1983 and 1985 in English and held by 874 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On t.p.: A comprehensive catalogue containing detailed information on every month and day of the year
Mottoes : a compilation of more than 9,000 mottoes from around the world and throughout history ...( Book )

8 editions published in 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 811 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American places dictionary : a guide to 45,000 populated places, natural features, and other places in the United States ... in four volumes by Frank R Abate( Book )

14 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 537 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

V.1. Northeast -- v.2. South -- v.3. Midwest -- v.4. West. Appendix and index
Omni gazetteer of the United States of America( Book )

6 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 516 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

V. 1. New England : Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, Vermont -- v. 2. Northeastern states : Delaware, District of Columbia, Maryland, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, West Virginia -- v. 3. Southeast : Florida, Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia; Puerto Rico, Virgin Islands Miscellaneous Caribbean islands -- v. 4. South central states : Alabama, Arkansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Tennessee -- v. 5. Southwestern states : Arizona, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Texas -- v. 6. Great Lakes states : Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Ohio, Wisconsin -- v. 7. Plains states : Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota -- v. 8. Mountain states : Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, Utah, Wyoming -- v. 9. Pacific : Alaska, California, Hawaii, Oregon, Washington; Pacific territories -- v. 10. National index -- v. 11. Appendices
Literary, rhetorical, and linguistics terms index by Laurence Urdang( Book )

8 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Oxford desk dictionary of people and places( Book )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"All U.S. presidents have boxed entries that include a wealth of information about their private lives and public careers. The geographical section covers some 10,000 places of all kinds. Coverage includes all the nations of the world (with helpful locator maps), capitals, every U.S. state, major or historic cities and towns, important regions, notable geographic features (such as mountain ranges and ocean currents), and places that have played a part in world history or culture (such as Agincourt or the Acropolis)." "With appendixes that cover everything from Academy Award winners to the major volcanoes of the world, The Oxford Desk Dictionary of People and Places offers a wealth of reliable information in a handy, affordable format."--Jacket
Fine and applied arts terms index by Laurence Urdang( Book )

5 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Loanwords index by Laurence Urdang( Book )

11 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Compilation of foreign words and phrases that are not fully assimilated into English and retain a measure of their foreign orthography, pronunciation or flavor
Moving and relocation sourcebook : a reference guide to the 100 largest metropolitan areas in the United States( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Proper names master index : a comprehensive index of more than 200,000 proper names that appear as entries in standard reference works( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Oxford American desk dictionary( Book )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Easy German bilingual dictionary by Erick P Byrd( Book )

2 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Easy Italian bilingual dictionary( Book )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dictionary of borrowed words : a Wynwood lexicon( Book )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Moving and relocation sourcebook( )

in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Connecticut trivia by Frank R Abate( Book )

3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of the thirteen original colonies, Connecticut is a fascinating state and Connecticut Trivia is full of facts to prove it. You will learn "What 1639 document, written in Hartford, is considered to be the first written constitution for a democracy'" and "What famed nineteenth-century showman was once the Mayor of Bridgeport'" (answers: The Fundamental Orders of 1639 and P.T. Barnum). This book is the who, what, when, where, why, and how of the Constitution State
NTC's beginner's Italian and English dictionary( Book )

2 editions published between 1995 and 1998 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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American places dictionary : a guide to 45,000 populated places, natural features, and other places in the United States ... in four volumes
Alternative Names
Abate, Frank.

Abate, Frank R.

Languages
English (97)

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Omni gazetteer of the United States of AmericaThe Oxford desk dictionary of people and placesProper names master index : a comprehensive index of more than 200,000 proper names that appear as entries in standard reference worksThe Oxford American desk dictionaryEasy German bilingual dictionaryEasy Italian bilingual dictionaryConnecticut triviaNTC's beginner's Italian and English dictionary