Webster's New Twentieth Century Dictionary of the English Language
Place Published: Cleveland and New York
Publisher: The World Publishing Company
Date Published: 1970
Edition: Second edition, later printing
Book Id: 36702
2129; 160pp. Very thick quarto [29 cm] Light brown cloth covered boards with gilt stamped titles and blue ink and gilt stamped decorative borders on the spine and front cover. Speckled edges. Index tabs. Very good. The edges of the spine and covers show light wear. The front hinge is a little shaky. The dictionary is very clean and attractive.
Unabridged. Illustrated throughout. Based upon the broad foundations laid down by Noah Webster. From the Introduction- "The entire work has been reset in a new modern format and in a clear, legible type of a size that is uniquely large for unabridged dictionaries.