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Pike, Samuel
A compendious Hebrew lexicon, adapted to the English language ... to which is annexed a brief account of the construction and rationale of the Hebrew tongue.
printed for the author, and sold by E. and C. Dilly [et al.], 1766. First edition, 8vo, pp. viii, 187, [1]; full contemporary speckled calf, red morocco label; joints starting, inconspicuous library label on spine, owner's inscription on the front pastedown (American Antiquarian Society from Mrs. Emerson Davis of Westfield, Mass.) and a stamp from the society on the first page of the preface; very good. Pike (?1717-1773) "was a man of character and ability and considerable Biblical scholarship" (DNB) and was the compiler of a number of miscellaneous works, mostly theological. American editions, for use at Harvard, appeared in 1802 and 1811. Alston XIV, 141; Vancil, p. 193. [Attributes: First Edition]
Bookseller: Rulon-Miller Books (rulonmillerbooks) [Saint Paul, Minnesota, US]

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