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‘The Pulse of the Public’: promotion and publication

Susan Rennie

in Jamieson's Dictionary of Scots: The Story of the First Historical Dictionary of the Scots Language

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199639403
eISBN:
9780191741920
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199639403.003.0004
Subject:
Linguistics, Lexicography, Historical Linguistics

This chapter begins by describing Jamieson’s abortive plan to collaborate with English lexicographer, Jonathan Boucher, and the subsequent race to publish his Dictionary before Boucher’s. It ... More


Praise and Opposition 1798–1799

Anne Stott

in Hannah More: The First Victorian

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199274888
eISBN:
9780191714962
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199274888.003.0010
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

Hannah More's increasingly ambitious plans for her Sunday schools led her to found another in the parish of Wedmore, where she encountered serious opposition from high church clergy. In 1799 she ... More


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