- The mythology of Johnson's Dictionary / Paul J. Korshin -- Dictionaries and power from Palsgrave to Johnson / Ian Lancashire -- What Johnson's illustrative quotations illustrate: language and viewpoint in the Dictionary / Howard D. Weinbrot -- Reassessing the political context of the Dictionary: Johnson and the "broad-bottom" oppisition / Nicholas Hudson -- Johnson's extempore history and grammar of the English language / Robert DeMaria, Jr. -- Johnson the The case for the prosecution / Geoff Barnbrook -- Johnson the prescriptivist? The case for the defense / Anne McDermott -- Johnson's encyclopedia / Jack Lynch -- The law, the alphabet, and Samuel Johnson / John Stone -- Hyphenated compounds in Johnson's Dictionary / Noel E. Osselton -- The typographic design of Johnson's Dictionary / Paul Luna -- The Dictionary in abstract: Johnson's abridgments of the Dictionary of the English language for the common reader / Catherine Dille -- Revision and the limits of collaboration: hands and texts in Johnson's Dictionary / Allen Reddick -- Hidden quarto editions of Johnson's Dictionary / R. Carter Hailey.
- Bibliography Note:
- Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
- Source of Acquisition:
- UP-PAT copy: Purchased with funds from the Paterno Family Librarian Endowment in Literature; 20056.
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