General Encyclopedia of the Yugoslav Lexicographical Institute

The General Encyclopedia of the Yugoslav Lexicographical Institute (Croatian: Opća enciklopedija Jugoslavenskog leksikografskog zavoda) is a general encyclopedia published in eight volumes by the Yugoslav Lexicographical Institute in Zagreb between 1977 and 1982. It was the third edition of the encyclopedia, with the first two editions being published under the name Enciklopedija leksikografskog zavoda (English: Encyclopedia of the Lexicographical Institute). The first edition in seven volumes was published between 1955 and 1964,[1] and the second edition in six volumes was published between 1966 and 1969.[2]

Opća enciklopedija Jugoslavenskog leksikografskog zavoda (3. izdanje)
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All eight volumes of the third edition (pictured here without dust jackets)
AuthorNumerous contributors, chief editor Josip Šentija
CountrySFR Yugoslavia
LanguageCroatian
SubjectGeneral
GenreReference encyclopedia
PublisherYugoslav Lexicographical Institute, Zagreb
Publication date
1977–1982
Media type8 volumes
(hardbound)
ISBN978-86-7053-012-6
OCLC31939890

VolumesEdit

The third edition of the encyclopedia has 8 volumes:

Vol. Article span Year of
publishing
Number of
pages
1 A – Bzu 1977 748
2 C – Fob 1977 749
3 Foc – Iw 1977 719
4 Iz – Kzy 1978 703
5 L – Nigh 1979 750
6 Nih – Ras 1980 766
7 Raš – Szy 1981 780
8 Š – Žva 1982 791

The third edition was amended with an additional volume (Dopunski svezak) published in 1988:

Vol. Article span Year of
publishing
Number of
pages
9 A – Ž 1988 752

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Enciklopedija Leksikografskog zavoda I. izdanje" (in Croatian). Retrieved 1 February 2015.
  2. ^ "Enciklopedija Leksikografskog zavoda II. izdanje" (in Croatian). Retrieved 1 February 2015.