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This is an excellant dictionary ( 2 volumes) that belong on any serious writer's desk.Published 25 days ago by James P. Mylott
I have MS7 on a 64-bit desktop. This program would not load as it says I am missing a neko.dll (whatever THAT is). Read morePublished 8 months ago by Amazon Customer
A plain speak dictionary with accurate definitions that well describe the meanings, and origins of words in a manner that imparts useable understanding. Read morePublished 12 months ago by PDA
I bought these for a colleague who was retiring. He absolutely loved them! They felt like a very special gift which will be cherished.Published 14 months ago by Ros MacEachern
I never use the OED for day-to-day work. Overkill. But I do use the Shorter. I had a miserable time getting it to run on Mac OS X, but it does just fine on Windows 8. Read morePublished 18 months ago by RJS
I'm not sure I like the two volumes- have to get used to that format. But the entries are SO MUCH easier to read than those in the huge fifty year old single volume I am used to.Published 22 months ago by sea bird