Worcester, Joseph E. (Joseph Emerson), 1784-1865Alternative names
From the description of Letter : Cambridge, Mass., to Wm. A. Whitehead, New York, 1838 Oct. 1. (Bryn Mawr College). WorldCat record id: 28996371
American lexicographer, engaged in a "War of Dictionaries" with Noah Webster.
From the description of Joseph Emerson Worcester letters [manuscript], 1821, 1861. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 647999587
- Encyclopedias and dictionaries--History and criticism
- Authors, American
- Authors, American--19th century
- Massachusetts--Cambridge (as recorded)