Books  Reference  Dictionaries, Encyclopedias & Directories 

Encyclopaedia Britannica, or a Dictionary of Arts and Sciences

By: Frank A Kafker

2459 pages, 3 volume boxed set

Routledge

Hardback | Dec 1996 | #56402 | ISBN: 0415149568
Availability: Usually dispatched within 6 days Details
NHBS Price: £975.00 $1255/€1067 approx

About this book

With an introduction by Kafker,(FA). |The Encyclopaedia Britannica was the first English-language compendium to be called an encyclopaedia. It was compiled on a completely new plan, arranged alphabetically, combining easy reference to individual terms and minor topics, thus pioneering a new way to organise and disseminate learning. This milestone in the history of encyclopaedia-making was first issued in one hundred parts in less than three years.


Write a review

There are currently no reviews for this product. Be the first to review this product!

Bestsellers in this subject

The New Grove Dictionary of Opera

NHBS Price: £149.00 $192/€163 approx

Encyclopedia of the World's Zoos (3-Volume Set)

NHBS Price: £414.75 $534/€454 approx

A Dictionary of Statistics

NHBS Price: £11.99 $15/€13 approx

A Dictionary of Environment and Conservation

NHBS Price: £10.99 $14/€12 approx

The Aral Sea Encyclopedia

NHBS Price: £115.50 $149/€126 approx

VAT: GB 407 4846 44
NHBS Ltd is registered in England and Wales: 1875194