Q: Watkins's IE dictionary

Michael C. Morrison 8-543-4706 mmorrison at vnet.ibm.com
Tue Dec 14 13:28:02 UTC 1999

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*** Reply to note of Mon, 13 Dec 1999 09:11:46 -0500 (EST)
*** by larryt at cogs.susx.ac.uk

Larry Trask <larryt at cogs.susx.ac.uk> writes:
>The first edition of the American Heritage Dictionary carried a
>dictionary of the PIE roots attested in English, compiled by Calvert
>Watkins.  Can anybody tell me if that dictionary can be bought
>separately, and, if so, where?

American Heritage did produce a separate volume entitled:
"The American Heritage Dictionary of Indo-European Roots" by Watkins
(Houghton-Mifflin, 1985).  Amazon.com claims the book is out of print,
though.  And I couldn't find the book on Houhgton-Mifflin's own site.
Good luck!

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