Roget's Thesaurus of English Words and Phrases

Roget's Thesaurus of English Words and Phrases

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Roget's Thesaurus of English Words and Phrases is a widely used English language thesaurus, created by Dr. Peter Mark Roget in 1805 and released to the public on 29 April 1852. The original edition had 15,000 words, and each new edition has been larger.The Karpeles Manuscript Library Museum houses the original manuscript in its collection.
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Roget's Thesaurus of English Words and Phrases is a widely used English language thesaurus, created by Dr. Peter Mark Roget in 1805 and released to the public on 29 April 1852. The original edition had 15,000 words, and each new edition has been larger.The Karpeles Manuscript Library Museum houses the original manuscript in its collection.
The name "Roget" is trademarked in parts of the world, such as the United Kingdom. By itself, it is not protected in the United States of America, where use of the name "Roget" in the title of a thesaurus does not necessarily indicate any relationship to Dr. Roget; it has come to be seen as a generic thesaurus name, like "Webster" for dictionaries.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781300077466
Publisher:
Lulu.com
Publication date:
08/12/2012
Sold by:
LULU PRESS
Format:
NOOK Book
Sales rank:
235,595
File size:
1 MB

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