Volume I Introduction Abbreviations and Symbols Dictionary A-BH Volume II Dictionary M-TS English-Tocharian B reverse index Index verborum Bibliography
Douglas Q. Adams, PhD in Linguistics (1972), University of Chicago, is currently professor emeritus at the University of Idaho. His publications have been largely devoted to explorations of the lexicon and morphology of Proto-Indo-European and, particularly, of Tocharian. He was co-author with James P. Mallory of Queen's University, Belfast, of The Oxford Introduction to Proto-Indo-European and the Proto-Indo-European World (2006).
About the first edition: "De facon exemplaire, dans tous les sens de du terme, l'auteur est realise, seul, un travail gigantesque, que personne d'autre n'a mene jusqu'a son terme, et il a droit ... a la gratitude des tokharologues et des indo-europeanistes." - in: Kratylos 51 (2006) "This dictionary provides useful access to etymological work of the past ... a valuable tool for the specialist and the non-specialist alike" - in: Journal of the American Oriental Society 123/1 (2003) "This is a book that deserves an enthusiastic welcome. ... the Dictionary provides invaluable assistance both as an aid to reading the texts and as a compendium of forms for philological study. All in all, a solid achievement that should earn the author our congratulations and gratitude." - in: School of Oriental and African Studies 64/1 (2001)