A dictionary of the English language. In which the words are deduced from their originals, and illustrated in their different significations by examples from the best writers. To which are prefixed, a history of the language and an English grammar

Johnson, Samuel, Dr

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First edition, 2 volumes, folio, title pages in red and black, lexicon in double column; full brown calf scuffed and rubbed, neatly rebacked sometime in the 20th century in matching gilt-decorated calf spine, red and black morocco labels; in all a good, sound copy, or better. Engraved 19th-century bookplate of Benjamin Milne. This copy with the earliest setting of leaf 19D, the word "part" (sense 7) the references reading "Bacon's Natural History" and "Milton's Paradise Lost," the later setting reading "Bacon's Nat. Hist." and "Milt. Par. Lost." Alston V, 177; Courtney & Nicol Smith, p. 54; Grolier, English 100, 50; Fleeman 55.4D/1a; Printing and the Mind of Man, 201; Rothschild 1237. Bookseller Inventory #

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Title: A dictionary of the English language. In ...
Publisher: printed by W. Strahan for J. and P. Knapton
Publication Date: 1755

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