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The Resource The professor and the madman : [a tale of murder, insanity, and the making of the Oxford English dictionary], by Simon Winchester, (sound recording)

The professor and the madman : [a tale of murder, insanity, and the making of the Oxford English dictionary], by Simon Winchester, (sound recording)

Label
The professor and the madman : [a tale of murder, insanity, and the making of the Oxford English dictionary]
Title
The professor and the madman
Title remainder
[a tale of murder, insanity, and the making of the Oxford English dictionary]
Statement of responsibility
by Simon Winchester
Title variation
  • Professor & the madman
  • [Tale of murder, insanity, and the making of the Oxford English dictionary]
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A tale of murder, insanity, and the making of the Oxford English Dictionary
Cataloging source
LPU
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Winchester, Simon
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
other
PerformerNote
Read by David Case
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Case, David
  • Books on Tape, Inc
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Minor, William Chester
  • Murray, James A. H.
  • Psychiatric hospital patients
  • Lexicographers
  • English language
  • English language
  • United States
Label
The professor and the madman : [a tale of murder, insanity, and the making of the Oxford English dictionary], by Simon Winchester, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Compact discs
  • Unabridged
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm45091770
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
CD edition ; B-O-T library edition.
Extent
6 audio discs (approximately 441 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780736651608
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Note
423.092 W721PR ; P ; XX-CD ; 6CD 1AW ; CD24GW ; RP ; 12/06.
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
4882-CD
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o45091770
  • (Sirsi) o45091770
  • (Sirsi)3258241
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The professor and the madman : [a tale of murder, insanity, and the making of the Oxford English dictionary], by Simon Winchester, (sound recording)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Compact discs
  • Unabridged
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm45091770
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
CD edition ; B-O-T library edition.
Extent
6 audio discs (approximately 441 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780736651608
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Note
423.092 W721PR ; P ; XX-CD ; 6CD 1AW ; CD24GW ; RP ; 12/06.
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
4882-CD
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o45091770
  • (Sirsi) o45091770
  • (Sirsi)3258241
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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