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Donald, James
Chambers's English dictionary. Pronouncing, explanatory, and etymological. With vocabularies of Scottish words and phrases, Americanisms, &c. Edited by James Donald
W. & R. Chambers, London & Edinburgh, 1872. First edition of the Chambers brothers' first general dictionary, large 8vo, pp. viii, 952; text in double column; an occasional woodcut illustration in the text; preliminaries a little foxed, else a near fine copy in original brown cloth stamped in gilt and black, spine slightly discolored. 13 copies in OCLC, 5 in the U.S., and only the BL copy in England! [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Rulon-Miller Books (ABAA / ILAB) [St. Paul, MN, U.S.A.]
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