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The surgeon of Crowthorne (Record no. 52747)

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020 ## - INTERNATIONAL STANDARD BOOK NUMBER
International Standard Book Number 0670878626
082 ## - DEWEY DECIMAL CLASSIFICATION NUMBER
Classification number 924.21
100 ## - MAIN ENTRY--PERSONAL NAME
Personal name Winchester, Simon.
-- Winchester, Simon.
245 ## - TITLE STATEMENT
Title The surgeon of Crowthorne
Remainder of title : a tale of murder, madness and the love of words
Statement of responsibility, etc Simon Winchester.
260 ## - PUBLICATION, DISTRIBUTION, ETC. (IMPRINT)
Place of publication, distribution, etc Ringwood, Vic. :
Name of publisher, distributor, etc Viking,
Date of publication, distribution, etc 1998.
300 ## - PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
Extent 207 p. :ill.;21 cm.
500 ## - GENERAL NOTE
General note Biography of one of the volunteers who assisted with the making of the Oxford English Dictionary; he turned out to be W.C. Miner, an eccentric millionaire American Civil War surgeon who became mad and ended up in Broadmoor Asylum.
504 ## - BIBLIOGRAPHY, ETC. NOTE
Bibliography, etc Published in the U.S. as: The professor and the madman : a tale of murder, insanity and the making of the Oxford English Dictionary.
650 ## - SUBJECT ADDED ENTRY--TOPICAL TERM
Topical term or geographic name as entry element Minor, William Chester.
650 ## - SUBJECT ADDED ENTRY--TOPICAL TERM
Topical term or geographic name as entry element Murray, James Augustus Henry, Sir, 1837-1915 Friends and associates.
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Topical term or geographic name as entry element Psychiatric hospital patients--Great Britain--Biography.
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Topical term or geographic name as entry element Lexicographers--Great Britain--Biography.
650 ## - SUBJECT ADDED ENTRY--TOPICAL TERM
Topical term or geographic name as entry element Murderers--Biography.
650 ## - SUBJECT ADDED ENTRY--TOPICAL TERM
Topical term or geographic name as entry element English language--Lexicography.
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Topical term or geographic name as entry element United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Veterans--Biography.
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