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SPECIFICATIONS

20,000 words per language
5,000 illustrations

 

COMPACT FORMAT

Up to 5 languages
576 pages + index
Up to 696 pages (5-language version)
170 mm x 218 mm (6 11/16 in. x 8 9/16 in.)
Target audience: teachers, young professionals
Suggested retail price: US$29.95

MINI FORMAT

Up to 2 languages
576 pages+index
129 mm x 166 mm (5 1/16 in. x 6 1/2 in.)
Target audience: college and
university students
Suggested retail price: US$19.95


AWARDS


Best Reference Book
Library Journal

 

Award of Excellence
Communications Arts

 

Special Prize, Technical Illustrations
Lux Contest (Grafika Magazine)

 

First Prize
Marcel-Couture Award

RIGHTS SOLD


COMPACT

Brazil
Canada
Mexico
Netherlands
Spain


MINI

Germany
Italy
Norway
Poland
Spain


LANGUAGES AVAILABLE


COMPACT

Dutch
English
French
German
Italian
Portuguese
Spanish


MINI

English
German
Italian
Norwegian
Polish
Spanish


TOPICS


Astronomy
Earth
Vegetable kingdom
Animal kingdom
Human beings
Food and kitchen
House
Do-it-yourself and gardening
Clothing
Personal adornment and articles
Arts and architecture
Communications and office automation
Transport and handling
Energy
Science
Society
Sports and games
Visual Abriged Definition

An indispensable reference for finding the right word at all times.

THE VISUAL DICTIONARY - ABRIDGED EDITION
4th EDITION


Filled with the same stunning illustrations as the complete edition and labeled with accurate terminology in up to five languages, The Visual Dictionary, in this abridged version, contains 60% of the complete edition's content. This volume offers all the features of The Visual Dictionary in a convenient format.

 

"If the distinctive feature of a dictionary is to describe
and name the world, no other comes close to competiting
with this one."

Le nouvel Observateur (France)


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You don’t have to be looking for answers to enjoy looking at The Visual Dictionary. You’ll enjoy browsing through the
stunning illustrations – a delight for the eye and the mind.

 

Opposite is an example of the layout of the abridged edition, as featured in the compact and mini formats. The abridged edition contains 54% of the complete edition’s content. The layout has been arranged accordingly, with some topics featured on one page instead of two.