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  • Lexicographica (2008)by Ulrich Heid; Stefan Schierholz; Wolfgang Schweickard

    Walter de Gruyter, Inc. 2008; US$ 190.00

    Published annually since 1985, the International Yearbook of Lexicography contains the following sections: Essays, Discussions, Conference Proceedings, Work-in-Progress, Reviews and a current bibliography of periodical articles dedicated to lexicography. The essay section consists of both subject-related and a non-thematic parts. Lexicographica is... more...

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    Walter de Gruyter, Inc. 2010; US$ 232.00

    Das Internationale Jahrbuch für Lexikographie erscheint seit 1985 einmal jährlich und enthält die Rubriken: Aufsätze, Diskussionen, Tagungs- und Werkstattberichte, Rezensionen sowie eine laufende Bibliographie zu Zeitschriftenaufsätzen zur Lexikographie. Bei den Aufsätzen gibt es jeweils einen thematisch gebundenen und einen nichtthematischen Teil.Lexicographica... more...

  • Manual of lexicographyby Ladislav Zgusta; Vera Cerny

    De Gruyter 1971; US$ 168.00

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  • Zweisprachige Lexikographie zwischen Translation und Didaktikby Fabio Mollica; María José Domínguez Vázquez; Martina Nied Curcio

    De Gruyter Mouton 2014; US$ 140.00

    The essays in this volume address a range of problems in contrastive lexicography and present the current state of research as well as new trends in creating bilingual dictionaries. It adopts a user-friendly perspective that takes into consideration the advantages and drawbacks of print and digital dictionaries. more...

  • Dictionary of Lexicographyby R. R. K. Hartmann; Gregory James

    Taylor and Francis 2002; US$ 74.95

    Dictionaries are among the most frequently consulted books, yet we know remarkably little about them. Who makes them? Where do they come from? What do they offer? How can we evaluate them? The Dictionary of Lexicography provides answers to all these questions and addresses a wide range of issues: * the traditions of dictionary-making * the different... more...

  • Lexicographyby Howard Jackson

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 56.95

    This book is an accessible introduction to lexicography ? the study of dictionaries. Dictionaries are used at home and at school, cited in law courts, sermons and parliament, and referred to by crossword addicts and Scrabble players alike. Lexicography provides a detailed overview of the history, types and content of these essential references.... more...

  • Dictionaries in Early Modern Europeby John Considine

    Cambridge University Press 2008; US$ 43.00

    A lively history of early modern dictionaries and their makers. more...

  • Lexicography in the Borderland between Knowledge and Non-Knowledgeby Sven Tarp

    De Gruyter 2008; US$ 168.00

    The book contains a state-of-the-art summary of the theoretical discussions within the field of lexicography during the last decades. On this basis it presents and argues for a new general theory, called the function theory. It goes on to develop this theory in one single field, i.e. learners lexicography where it both formulates the basic elements... more...

  • Systematic Lexicographyby Juri Derenick Apresjan; Kevin Windle

    Oxford University Press 2008; US$ 45.00

    Juri Apresjan unites theoretical linguistics and lexicography to produce a series of dazzling insights into lexical analysis which will be of equal interest to lexicologists, lexicographers, and those concerned with semantic and lexical theory. - ;This book unites lexicography with theoretical linguistics. The two fields tend to ignore each other;... more...

  • Dictionaries: A Very Short Introductionby Lynda Mugglestone

    Oxford University Press 2011; US$ 9.99

    Do, or should, dictionaries control language? How do they treat language change, both now and in the past? Which words do dictionaries leave out - and on what grounds? Dictionaries are far more than works which list the words and meanings of a language. In this Very Short Introduction Lynda Mugglestone shows that all dictionaries are partial and all... more...