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An universal etymological English dictionary; : comprehending the derivations of the generality of words in the English tongue ... And also a brief and clear explication of all difficult words ... Together with a large collection and explication of words and phrases used in our ancient statutes, charters, writs ... and the etymology, and interpretation of the proper names of men, women, and remarkable places in Great-Britain ... To which is added, a collection of our most common proverbs ... / By N. Bailey ...

Collection Type
Books
Originator
Bailey, N. (Nathan), d. 1742.
Publication
London: : Printed for J. Buckland, J. Beecroft, W. Strahan, J. Hinton ... [and 30 others]
Date
1773.
Edition
The three and twentieth edition, with considerable improvements.
Description
[912] p. ; 22 cm. (8vo in 4s)
Notes
Signatures: Ap4sap4sB-5Xp4s.
Statement of responsibility follows edition statement.
GUSN
150943
Call Number
Rare PE1620.B3 1773
Descriptive terms
English language 18th century
English language Dictionaries.
Names, Geographical
Names, Personal
Proverbs
Material Type
Dictionaries.
Places
Great Britain

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