[Item #58254] The Cambridge History of the English Language. Richard M. HOGG, eds.

The Cambridge History of the English Language

Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1994-2008. Various printings. Six octavo volumes. Uniform red cloth hardcovers in printed dustjackets, paginations as noted below. Bookplate and signature in each volume of the noted American zoologist James M. Mead, Curator Emeritus of Mammals at the Smithsonian Museum of Natural History. Else a fine, unmarked set in like dustjackets. Comprises:

Vol. I: The Beginnings to 1066; xxiv,609,(6)pp. 2003 printing (originally published 1992).
Vol. II: 1066-1476. 8vo; xxii,703,(8)pp. 2001 printing (originally published 1992).
Vol. III: 1476-1776. 8vo; xviii,771,(6)pp. 2001 printing (originally published 1999).
Vol. IV: 1776-1997. 8vo; xx,783,(6)pp. 2004 printing (originally published 1998).
Vol. V: English in Britain and Overseas: Origins and Development. 8vo; xxiv,656,(6)pp. 1994 first printing.
Vol. VI: English in North America. 8vo; xxxii;625;(5)pp. 2001 first printing.

Price: $450.00

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