‘I carted the 20 volumes home with such elation that I stopped at the fishmonger’s to buy some turbot for a celebratory dinner.’ Assistant editor of the Daily Telegraph Christopher Howse on the OED:Find out more
Celebrating 90 years of the Oxford English Dictionary
This year marks the 90th birthday of the OED; that is, 90 years since the completion of the first edition of the dictionary. Celebrate with us and learn more about the past, present, and future of one of the largest dictionaries in the world.
To celebrate the OED’s 90th birthday, we were pleased to offer annual personal OED subscriptions at a reduced rate of £90/$90 for the duration of the birthday year. Due to popular demand, this offer is now extended until July 31st 2019. Buy your subscription here