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The New Excelsior Dictionary of the English Language Spelling, Pronunciations and Definitions According to Authority of Webster and Other English Language Lexicographers; Containing a Supplement of New Words and Definitions;

Parker, C. C.

Published by C. C. Parker, Nashua, N. H., 1890
Condition: Good Hardcover
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Duodecimo in brown cloth with black text and illustration; b&w illus.; 462 pp. "Also an encyclopedia of valuable information embracing a list of words mispronoucned, with correct pronunciation; slang and vulgar phrases; proper names and their meanings; classical and mythological names; the Declaration of Independence; The Constitution of the United States; Presidents of the United States; tables of areas and population; rates of mortality; values of foreign coins; weights and measures; metric system; business laws in common use, etc."- Title page; "sold only by subscription, Price $1.50" Good copy; cloth shows wear with rubbing at edges and spine joints and light fraying at the spine ends and corners; binding is fragile and leaning and care should be taken when turning the pages; pages are heavily tanned though all black text is legible; light foxing to end pages and pastedown papers; pages are free of marks; a well-loved copy of this scarce reference book. Bookseller Inventory # 86072

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Title: The New Excelsior Dictionary of the English ...

Publisher: C. C. Parker, Nashua, N. H.

Publication Date: 1890

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good

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