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Boswell's Scottish Dictionary

Boswell's Scottish Dictionary

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Main contact:  Dr Susan Rennie

Start date:  2012

Subject area:
English Language & Linguistics - School of Critical Studies, College of Arts

This project will be providing initial transcriptions of Boswell’s Scottish Dictionary manuscript, as well as information on its provenance, and commentary on the Scots words and phrases it contains. The site also gives an overview of Boswell’s plan for his dictionary, as outlined in his letters and journals. The content of the site will be continually updated as the project progresses.