Readership: Anyone who reads and uses the English language.
"'It is, of course, the second edition of the greatest dictionary of all'
William Russell, Glasgow Herald"
"'The dimensions of the dictionary are awe-inspiring. A wonderfully versatile research tool'
"'The alpha, the omega, and some 464,000 more words besides. Incomparable.'
The Sydney Morning Herald"
"'a near miracle of data processing ... a thorough-going revision of the greatest dictionary of the English language ... OED2 is a work that no serious researcher can afford to ignore'
Peter Baker, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, Notes and Queries, March 1991"
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