Lane Pryce’s Oxford English Dictionary (Season three, episode two, “Love Among the Ruins”). Though the OED has been around since the nineteenth century, the three-volume Compact Edition, per New York Times ”On Language” columnist Ben Zimmer, was first published in 1987. Poor Lane. Even his bookshelf was living a lie.
(via 18 Mad Men Anachronisms Spotted by the Internet — Vulture)

Lane Pryce’s Oxford English Dictionary (Season three, episode two, “Love Among the Ruins”). Though the OED has been around since the nineteenth century, the three-volume Compact Edition, per New York Times ”On Language” columnist Ben Zimmer, was first published in 1987. Poor Lane. Even his bookshelf was living a lie.

(via 18 Mad Men Anachronisms Spotted by the Internet — Vulture)