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The Resource The surgeon of Crowthorne : a tale of murder, madness and the Oxford English dictionary, Simon Winchester

The surgeon of Crowthorne : a tale of murder, madness and the Oxford English dictionary, Simon Winchester

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The surgeon of Crowthorne : a tale of murder, madness and the Oxford English dictionary
Title
The surgeon of Crowthorne
Title remainder
a tale of murder, madness and the Oxford English dictionary
Statement of responsibility
Simon Winchester
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Simon Winchester's The Surgeon of Crowthorne was an international bestseller and tells an extraordinary true story of murder, madness and an extraordinary friendship in the nineteenth century
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
NWPL
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Winchester, Simon
Dewey number
B
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Penguin modern classics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Murray, James A. H.
  • Minor, William Chester
  • Psychiatric hospital patients
  • Lexicographers
  • Mentally ill offenders
  • Murderers
  • English language
Target audience
adult
Label
The surgeon of Crowthorne : a tale of murder, madness and the Oxford English dictionary, Simon Winchester
Instantiates
Publication
Note
First published London : Viking, 1998
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000055428918
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
207 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780140271287
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)709810526
Label
The surgeon of Crowthorne : a tale of murder, madness and the Oxford English dictionary, Simon Winchester
Publication
Note
First published London : Viking, 1998
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000055428918
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
207 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780140271287
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)709810526

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