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Samuel Johnson
1805 4vol A Dictionary of the English Language Samuel Johnson Ninth Edition
London: Longman, Hurst, Rees, and Orme, 1805. Click here to see our other books! 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 Samuel Johnson 1805 Longman, Hurst, Rees, and Orme : London 9.5" by 6" [3], 2-15[4], ii-lxxxvi, unpaginated; unpaginated; unpaginated; unpaginated SUMMARY A beautifully bound ninth edition of Samuel Johnson's influential 'Dictionary of the English Language'. An Important Work,Leather Binding,Uncommon Overall Condition: Very Good This book weighs 6 KG when packed UK Postage: £ 4.49 US Postage: £ 47.99 EU Postage: £ 28.99 European Postage: £ 49.99 Asia Postage: £ 79.99 Worldwide Postage: £ 159.99 DESCRIPTION The ninth edition of this work, revised and corrected. Complete in four volumes. A nice edition of this influential 'A Dictionary of the English Language', which had a far-reaching effect on the Modern English language. That dictionary remained the standard for one-hundred and fifty years, when the 'Oxford English Dictionary' was published. The work is also known simply as 'Johnson's Dictionary'. Volume I illustrated with a frontispiece and one plate. With a life of Dr Johnson. Written by Samuel Johnson, a noted English author, who is known for his lasting contributions to English literature. He worked as a poet, playwright, critic, essayist, moralist, editor, biographer, and lexicographer. Prior owner's ink inscription to the reverse of the fronti … [Click Below for Full Description]
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