A library deals in words, yes? Well now you can look up more words than you ever have been able to with our brand new edition of the Shorter Oxford English Dictionary. A two-volume set, this is the abridged version of the twenty volume OED, a dictionary on historical principles. This is a wonderful tool for writers, researchers and word-lovers. Answer your questions on Scrabble or crosswords with this ultimate tool. It's on the computers, too!