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The Resource The professor and the madman, by Simon Winchester, (sound recording)

The professor and the madman, by Simon Winchester, (sound recording)

Label
The professor and the madman
Title
The professor and the madman
Statement of responsibility
by Simon Winchester
Title variation
Professor & the madman
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When editors of the "Oxford English dictionary" put out a call during the late 19th century for "men of letters" to contribute entries, hundreds of responses came forth
Cataloging source
DV1
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Winchester, Simon
Credits note
Producer/director, Rick Harris
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
other
PerformerNote
Read by the author
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Murray, James A. H.
  • United States
  • Psychiatric hospital patients
  • Lexicographers
  • English language
  • English language
  • Minor, William Chester
Label
The professor and the madman, by Simon Winchester, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Unabridged
  • "A tale of murder, insanity, and the making of the Oxford English dictionary"--Container
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
ocm61852724
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
6 sound discs
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780060836269
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other control number
9780060836269
Other physical details
digital
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
33 1/3 rpm (discs)
System control number
  • 856890
  • (Sirsi) o61852724
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The professor and the madman, by Simon Winchester, (sound recording)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Unabridged
  • "A tale of murder, insanity, and the making of the Oxford English dictionary"--Container
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
ocm61852724
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
6 sound discs
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780060836269
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other control number
9780060836269
Other physical details
digital
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
33 1/3 rpm (discs)
System control number
  • 856890
  • (Sirsi) o61852724
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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