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'Dr. Murray, Oxford': a remarkable Editor | OxfordWords blog

Sir James Murray in his Scriptorium

Happy Birthday to our beloved James Murray, the first editor of the Oxford English Dictionary. Here he is in his Scriptorium in Oxford, wearing his John ...

Lexicographer and Editor of the OED. 78 Banbury Road, Oxford

... Murray, Oxford English Dictionary. James ...

A philologist, lexicographer, third editor the Dictionary, and co-editor (with Onions) of the 1933 Supplement, like James Murray, Craigie, who was born in ...

James Murray.

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A dedicated man

The first edition of Oxford English Dictionary was published under James Murray see here at work.

Inside the OED: can the world's biggest dictionary survive the internet? | News | The Guardian

Caught in the Web of Words: James A. H. Murray and the Oxford English Dictionary: K.M. Elisabeth Murray: 9780300063103: Amazon.com: Books

OED First Edition printing

James Murray

Caught in the Web of Words: James Murray and the Oxford English Dictionary

The 78 Banbury Road, Oxford, house, erstwhile residence of James Murray, Editor

Interesting object: The creation of the first part of the Oxford English Dictionary was particularly arduous | The Independent

The death of Bob Burchfield (or 'RWB' as he was always known to his staff, in the manner of those days) has robbed English lexicography of a scholar of ...

Photo of a stack of seven books, their spines facing front, and arranged to

Poignant: Sir James Murray's great-grandson Oswyn Murray lays a wreath on behalf of

'One of its most notable contributors was in Broadmoor'

The Best Books on The Oxford English Dictionary | Five Books Expert Recommendations

Sir James Augustus Henry Murray , first editor of the OED. made it through the letter "T."

Caught in the Web of Words: James A. H. Murray and the Oxford English Dictionary: K.M. Elisabeth Murray: 9780300063103: Amazon.com: Books

How the Oxford English Dictionary Went from Murderer's Pet Project to Internet Lexicon

Katherine Maud Elisabeth Murray

History of the Oxford English Dictionary

The Story Behind the Creation of the Oxford English Dictionary - Rare Books Experts at Bauman Rare Books

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Democratizing the Oxford English Dictionary

It's hard to imagine a time before dictionaries. The standard is the Oxford English Dictionary, which was dreamt up in 1857 by the Philological Society of ...

78 Banbury Road, Oxford, where James Murray lived from 1885 to 1915.

Oxford University Press, c 1880 Walton street

The Oscar-winning actor and filmmaker Mel Gibson, whose latest film is engulfed in

On 1st February 1884 the Oxford University Press (OUP) published the first part of A New English Dictionary on Historical Principles; Founded Mainly on the ...

Welcome to the UCD Library Cultural Heritage Collections blog. Discover and explore the historical treasures housed within our Archives, Special Collections ...

The Meaning of Everything: The Story of the Oxford English Dictionary: Amazon.co.uk: Simon Winchester: 9780192805768: Books

James Augustus Henry Murray (UK, 1837-1915) was born 181 years ago on February 7, in honor of which I'm going to use this month's “Words of the Month” slot ...

10 things you may not know about the making of the OED (Part 1) | OUPblog

The Time the Oxford English Dictionary Forgot a Word

The Oxford English Dictionary is now re-examining words removed by Robert Burchfield who edited the world respected dictionary during the 70s and 80s.

The Professor and the Madman: A Tale of Murder, Insanity, and the Making

Dictionary page with word "study" in focus and other is defocused

H. J. R. Murray

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Since the late 19th century, the Oxford English Dictionary has been appealing to the public

The Meaning of Everything: The Story of the Oxford English Dictionary

... Chief Editor of the Oxford English Dictionary. Murray plaque

Mel Gibson & Sean Penn Team For Oxford English Dictionary Drama 'The Professor And The Madman'

... editor, this book celebrates the man whose name is, above all others, synonymous with the creation of the Oxford English Dictionary: James Murray.

Inside the OED: can the world's biggest dictionary survive the internet? – podcast

At the dictionary offices in Walton Street in 1988

Sir James Murray, editor of the Oxford English Dictionary

In a digital era, can the Oxford English Dictionary stay a cultural cornerstone?

Fine words to live by: Former OED editor to lead discussions at West Cork Literary Festival | Irish Examiner

The History of OED Appeals

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On 12 May 1860, Coleridge's dictionary plan was published and research was started. His house was the first editorial office. He arrayed 100,000 quotation ...

Sir James Murray in his Scriptorium full of paper slips with word usage information.

The Oxford English Dictionary, 17 Volumes Complete: James A.H. Murray,

A New English Dictionary On Historical Principles.10 Volumes with supplement and proposal volumes. : Oxford University Editors: Philogical Society: James ...

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Some of the people who worked on the Oxford dictionary in 1976. Robert Burchfield, the Chief Editor, is the first person on the right.

Oxford English Dictionary

Lost for Words: The Hidden History of the Oxford English Dictionary First Edition Edition

Mel Gibson sued for 'hijacking' film about origins of Oxford English Dictionary

According to Examining the OED Murray's mottoes were " 'Knowledge is power' and 'Nihil est melius quam vita diligentissima' (nothing is better than a life ...

Reading the Traces of James Murray in the Oxford English Dictionary

The Oxford English Dictionary is trying to track down the first use of the word “e-mail.” (iStock)

Mel Gibson as James Murray in The Professor and the Madman

The Oxford English Dictionary Forgot to Include This Word for 50 Years | Reader's Digest

The Oxford English Dictionary Set, Vols. 1-20 (1989, Hardcover, Revised) | eBay

The Meaning of Everything: The Story of the Oxford English Dictionary: Amazon.co.uk: Simon Winchester: 9780192805768: Books

Charlotte Brewer · Thoughts on the Second Edition of the Oxford English Dictionary · LRB 31 August 1989

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OED 4.0 CD-Rom edition

Photo of 1933 OED1 and Supplement from OED archives

The Oxford English Dictionary "a-Ant" was first published in February t 1884 ...

John Simpson, chief editor of the OED at his Oxford University press office

'Three lectures on The Romances of the English Dictionary' by Sir William Craigie. '

Once ...

On Friday afternoon, the Oxford English Dictionary's Web site appealed to the public for help in identifying a mysterious book, “Meanderings of Memory.

The Oxford English Dictionary, Being a Corrected: Murray, James A.

Original title: Description English: James Murray, governor of British North America. Date

James Murray

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James-Murray.jpg

'Dr. Murray, Oxford': a remarkable Editor | OxfordWords blog

Sir James Murray in his Scriptorium

Happy Birthday to our beloved James Murray, the first editor of the Oxford English Dictionary. Here he is in his Scriptorium in Oxford, wearing his John ...

Lexicographer and Editor of the OED. 78 Banbury Road, Oxford

... Murray, Oxford English Dictionary. James ...

James Murray.

A philologist, lexicographer, third editor the Dictionary, and co-editor (with Onions) of the 1933 Supplement, like James Murray, Craigie, who was born in ...

Bradley-with-logo1-460x326

[To register for any of these events, please click here]

A dedicated man

The first edition of Oxford English Dictionary was published under James Murray see here at work.

Inside the OED: can the world's biggest dictionary survive the internet? | News | The Guardian

Caught in the Web of Words: James A. H. Murray and the Oxford English Dictionary: K.M. Elisabeth Murray: 9780300063103: Amazon.com: Books

OED First Edition printing

James Murray

Caught in the Web of Words: James Murray and the Oxford English Dictionary

Interesting object: The creation of the first part of the Oxford English Dictionary was particularly arduous | The Independent

The death of Bob Burchfield (or 'RWB' as he was always known to his staff, in the manner of those days) has robbed English lexicography of a scholar of ...

The 78 Banbury Road, Oxford, house, erstwhile residence of James Murray, Editor

Photo of a stack of seven books, their spines facing front, and arranged to

Poignant: Sir James Murray's great-grandson Oswyn Murray lays a wreath on behalf of

'One of its most notable contributors was in Broadmoor'

The Best Books on The Oxford English Dictionary | Five Books Expert Recommendations

Sir James Augustus Henry Murray , first editor of the OED. made it through the letter "T."

Caught in the Web of Words: James A. H. Murray and the Oxford English Dictionary: K.M. Elisabeth Murray: 9780300063103: Amazon.com: Books

How the Oxford English Dictionary Went from Murderer's Pet Project to Internet Lexicon

Katherine Maud Elisabeth Murray

The NYT says that Oxford University Press has no official plans to publish a new print edition of the multi-volume Oxford English Dictionary often ...

History of the Oxford English Dictionary

The Story Behind the Creation of the Oxford English Dictionary - Rare Books Experts at Bauman Rare Books

james-murray

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Democratizing the Oxford English Dictionary

It's hard to imagine a time before dictionaries. The standard is the Oxford English Dictionary, which was dreamt up in 1857 by the Philological Society of ...

Inside the OED: can the world's biggest dictionary survive the internet? – podcast

78 Banbury Road, Oxford, where James Murray lived from 1885 to 1915.

Oxford University Press, c 1880 Walton street

The Oscar-winning actor and filmmaker Mel Gibson, whose latest film is engulfed in

On 1st February 1884 the Oxford University Press (OUP) published the first part of A New English Dictionary on Historical Principles; Founded Mainly on the ...

Welcome to the UCD Library Cultural Heritage Collections blog. Discover and explore the historical treasures housed within our Archives, Special Collections ...

The Meaning of Everything: The Story of the Oxford English Dictionary: Amazon.co.uk: Simon Winchester: 9780192805768: Books

James Augustus Henry Murray (UK, 1837-1915) was born 181 years ago on February 7, in honor of which I'm going to use this month's “Words of the Month” slot ...

10 things you may not know about the making of the OED (Part 1) | OUPblog

The Time the Oxford English Dictionary Forgot a Word

Cover for The Meaning of Everything

The Oxford English Dictionary is now re-examining words removed by Robert Burchfield who edited the world respected dictionary during the 70s and 80s.

The Professor and the Madman: A Tale of Murder, Insanity, and the Making

Dictionary page with word "study" in focus and other is defocused

H. J. R. Murray

oxford English dictionary, dictionary, editor, language, word, english

Since the late 19th century, the Oxford English Dictionary has been appealing to the public

The Meaning of Everything: The Story of the Oxford English Dictionary

... Chief Editor of the Oxford English Dictionary. Murray plaque

Mel Gibson & Sean Penn Team For Oxford English Dictionary Drama 'The Professor And The Madman'

... editor, this book celebrates the man whose name is, above all others, synonymous with the creation of the Oxford English Dictionary: James Murray.

At the dictionary offices in Walton Street in 1988

Sir James Murray, editor of the Oxford English Dictionary

In a digital era, can the Oxford English Dictionary stay a cultural cornerstone?

Fine words to live by: Former OED editor to lead discussions at West Cork Literary Festival | Irish Examiner

The History of OED Appeals

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On 12 May 1860, Coleridge's dictionary plan was published and research was started. His house was the first editorial office. He arrayed 100,000 quotation ...

Sir James Murray in his Scriptorium full of paper slips with word usage information.

The Oxford English Dictionary, 17 Volumes Complete: James A.H. Murray,

A New English Dictionary On Historical Principles.10 Volumes with supplement and proposal volumes. : Oxford University Editors: Philogical Society: James ...

Close.

Some of the people who worked on the Oxford dictionary in 1976. Robert Burchfield, the Chief Editor, is the first person on the right.

Cover for The Oxford English Dictionary

Oxford English Dictionary

Lost for Words: The Hidden History of the Oxford English Dictionary First Edition Edition

Mel Gibson sued for 'hijacking' film about origins of Oxford English Dictionary

According to Examining the OED Murray's mottoes were " 'Knowledge is power' and 'Nihil est melius quam vita diligentissima' (nothing is better than a life ...

Reading the Traces of James Murray in the Oxford English Dictionary

The Oxford English Dictionary is trying to track down the first use of the word “e-mail.” (iStock)

Mel Gibson as James Murray in The Professor and the Madman

The Oxford English Dictionary Set, Vols. 1-20 (1989, Hardcover, Revised) | eBay

The Meaning of Everything: The Story of the Oxford English Dictionary: Amazon.co.uk: Simon Winchester: 9780192805768: Books

The ...

Photo

OED 4.0 CD-Rom edition

Great Britain: dictionary

Photo of 1933 OED1 and Supplement from OED archives

The Oxford English Dictionary "a-Ant" was first published in February t 1884 ...

John Simpson, chief editor of the OED at his Oxford University press office

'Three lectures on The Romances of the English Dictionary' by Sir William Craigie. '

Once ...

On Friday afternoon, the Oxford English Dictionary's Web site appealed to the public for help in identifying a mysterious book, “Meanderings of Memory.

The Oxford English Dictionary, Being a Corrected: Murray, James A.

Original title: Description English: James Murray, governor of British North America. Date

James Murray