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The Resource Contributions Towards a Glossary of the Glynne Language

Contributions Towards a Glossary of the Glynne Language

Label
Contributions Towards a Glossary of the Glynne Language
Title
Contributions Towards a Glossary of the Glynne Language
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The Glynnese Glossary is that rare beast, a dictionary of a family language. Many families develop favourite words and phrases, giving them unique meanings based on passing events or encounters. For the most part these fade into oblivion Other the death of their users. The families of William Gladstone, several times Prime Minister of England, and of his wife Catherine Glynne, however, developed an unusually rich and persistent language; and this was recorded in the Glossary in 1851 by Gladsto ..
Cataloging source
MERUC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
George William, Lord Lyttelton
Dewey number
427.09
Index
no index present
LC call number
PE3719 .G384 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Glynn family
  • Lyttelton, Sarah Spencer Lyttelton
  • English language
  • Glynn family
  • LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES
  • English language
Label
Contributions Towards a Glossary of the Glynne Language
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Glynnese Glossary: Language and Identity in Victorian Families -- Family languages -- Glynnese and its lexicographer -- Individuals and idiosyncrasies -- Gladstone in the Glossary -- Baringese -- Conclusion -- Textual and bibliographical note -- Bibliography -- The Glynnese Glossary -- Index
Control code
821179871
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (157 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781443802260
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)821179871
Label
Contributions Towards a Glossary of the Glynne Language
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Glynnese Glossary: Language and Identity in Victorian Families -- Family languages -- Glynnese and its lexicographer -- Individuals and idiosyncrasies -- Gladstone in the Glossary -- Baringese -- Conclusion -- Textual and bibliographical note -- Bibliography -- The Glynnese Glossary -- Index
Control code
821179871
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (157 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781443802260
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)821179871

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