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Roget, John Lewis 1828-1908

Overview
Works: 102 works in 648 publications in 4 languages and 3,672 library holdings
Genres: Dictionaries  Terms and phrases  History  Exhibition catalogs  Poetry  Thesauri (Dictionaries)  Pictorial works  Fiction  Juvenile works  Caricatures and cartoons 
Roles: Editor, Author, Adapter, Other, Contributor, Curator, Creator
Classifications: PE1591, 423.1
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Most widely held works by John Lewis Roget
Thesaurus of English words and phrases, classified and arranged so as to facilitate the expression of ideas and to assist in literary composition by Peter Mark Roget( Book )

141 editions published between 1879 and 1987 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thesaurus of English words and phrases by Peter Mark Roget( Book )

178 editions published between 1868 and 1964 in English and held by 717 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The present work is intended to supply, with respect to the English language, a desideratum hitherto unsupplied in any language; namely, a collection of the words it contains and of the idiomatic combinations peculiar to it, arranged, not in alphabetical order as they are in a dictionary, but according to the ideas which they express
Thesaurus of words and phrases by Peter Mark Roget( Book )

19 editions published between 1941 and 1983 in 3 languages and held by 448 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A reference work for those looking for help in order to write a letter, prepare a speech, solve a crossword, or write any manner of prose or poem
Notes and memoranda respecting the Liber studiorum of J.M.W. Turner by John Pye( Book )

12 editions published between 1879 and 1988 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roget's Thesaurus of English words and phrases : arranged and classified so as to facilitate the expression of ideas and to assist literary composition by Peter Mark Roget( Book )

12 editions published between 1936 and 2014 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roget's thesaurus of synonyms and antonyms by Peter Mark Roget( Book )

58 editions published between 1972 and 1990 in English and Hungarian and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roget's thesaurus of words and phrases by Peter Mark Roget( Book )

3 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of the 'Old Water-colour' Society : now the Royal Society of Painters in Water Colours by John Lewis Roget( Book )

24 editions published between 1891 and 2017 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roget's thesaurus of English words and phrases by Peter Mark Roget( Book )

12 editions published between 1964 and 1990 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the standard edition, which has been revised to include over 11,000 new words and phrases, which have been added or reclassified to reflect the cultural, social and technological change in the language of the 1980s
Exhibition of etchings by Burlington Fine Arts Club( )

3 editions published in 1883 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twelve wonderful tales told in rhyme by W. Knox Wigram( )

5 editions published between 1870 and 2017 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roget's pocket thesaurus( Book )

3 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roget"s Pocket Thesaurus is a handy guide to key English synonyms. Main entries contain full paragraphs detailing nuances of meaning and usage among related synonyms, often including example sentences or phrases. Other entries provide a core meaning and a selected list of the most important synonyms. A convenient appendix groups related nouns, adjectives, prefixes, and suffixes -- a browser"s delight
The world's cyclopedia of expression. Words classified according to their meaning as an aid to the expression of thought by Peter Mark Roget( )

6 editions published between 1882 and 1884 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Ingoldsby legends : a gallimaufry by Thomas Ingoldsby( Book )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sketches of Deal, Walmer, and Sandwich by John Lewis Roget( Book )

3 editions published in 1911 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Roget's thesaurus of synonyms and antonyms
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Author of A Cambridge scrap-book

J. L. R 1828-1908

J. L. R. (John Lewis Roget), 1828-1908

John Lewis Roget

John Lewis Roget beeldend kunstenaar

R, J. L. 1828-1908

R., J. L. (John Lewis Roget), 1828-1908

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