A Vocabulary, or Collection of Words and Phrases which have been Peculiar to the United States of ...

A Vocabulary, or Collection of Words and Phrases which have been Peculiar to the United States of America. To which is Prefixed an Essay on the Present State of the English Language in the United States

Pickering, John (1777-1846)

Published by Cummings and Hilliard, 1816
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Original boards, rebacked, with printed paper spine label; 8vo (238 x 140 mm); pp. [i]-vii, [8]-206, [1] (errata). Presentation copy, inscribed in an unknown hand on the title-page: "I. Tucker's presented by the author." A little light spotting, mostly confined to prelims and terminals. An excellent, untrimmed copy, in custom cloth box. Sabin 62638. A true patriot and scholar, Pickering begins, "The preservation of the English language in its purity throughout the United States is an object deserving the attention of every American, who is a friend to the literature and science of his country." He later defends American barbecue, after finding it incorrectly described by the French. Bookseller Inventory #

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Title: A Vocabulary, or Collection of Words and ...
Publisher: Cummings and Hilliard
Publication Date: 1816
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good+
Edition: First Edition.

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Book Description ReInk Books, 2017. Softcover. Book Condition: NEW. Reprinted from 1816 edition. Language: eng. NO changes have been made to the original text. This is NOT a retyped or an ocr'd reprint. Illustrations, Index, if any, are included in black and white. Each page is checked manually before printing. As this reprint is from very old book, there could be some missing or flawed pages, but we always try to make the book as complete as possible. Fold-outs, if any, are not part of the book. If the original book was published in multiple volumes then this reprint is of only one volume, not the whole set. This paperback book is SEWN, where the book block is actually sewn (smythe sewn/section sewn) with thread before binding which results in a more durable type of paperback binding. It can also be open wide. The pages will not fall out and will be around for a lot longer than normal paperbacks. This print on demand book is printed on high quality acid-free paper. Original Publisher: Boston : Cummings & Hilliard 222 pages. Bookseller Inventory # 451190235

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Book Description ReInk Books, 2017. Hardcover. Book Condition: NEW. Reprinted from 1816 edition. Language: eng. NO changes have been made to the original text. This is NOT a retyped or an ocr'd reprint. Illustrations, Index, if any, are included in black and white. Each page is checked manually before printing. As this reprint is from very old book, there could be some missing or flawed pages, but we always try to make the book as complete as possible. Fold-outs, if any, are not part of the book. If the original book was published in multiple volumes then this reprint is of only one volume, not the whole set. This hardcover book is SEWN, where the book block is actually sewn (smythe sewn/section sewn) with thread before binding which results in a more durable type of hardcover binding. It can also be open wide. The pages will not fall out and will be around for a lot longer than normal hardcovers. This book is printed on demand on acid-free paper. Original Publisher: Boston : Cummings & Hilliard 222 pages. Bookseller Inventory # HB451190235

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