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 and periodicals

GUSN

GUSN-150943

Description

[912] p. ; 22 cm. (8vo in 4s)

Details

Descriptive Terms

English language Dictionaries.
English language 18th century
Names, Personal
Names, Geographical
Proverbs

Originator

Bailey, N. (Nathan), d. 1742.

Publication

London: : Printed for J. Buckland, J. Beecroft, W. Strahan, J. Hinton ... [and 30 others]

Description

[912] p. ; 22 cm. (8vo in 4s)

Notes

Statement of responsibility follows edition statement.
Signatures: Ap4sap4sB-5Xp4s.

Call Number

Rare PE1620.B3 1773

Material Type

Dictionaries.

Places

Great Britain

Edition

The three and twentieth edition, with considerable improvements.