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Dictionarium Britannicum: Or a More Compleat Universal Etymological English Dictionary than any Extant. Collected by Several Hands, The Mathematical Part by G. Gordon, the Botanical by P. Miller. The Whole Revis'd and Improv'd, with many Thousand Additions, by N. Bailey
London: Printed for T.Cox at The Lamb under the Royal Exchange, 1730. FIRST FOLIO EDITION and first under this title. Folio, unpaginated. Title page printed in red and black; Dedication; Definitions in double columns. With nearly five hundred cuts throughout the text. The one plate is lacking, as is often the case, with no evidence (offset) of it's inclusion from the outset. Also contains the Mythology, Theogony, and Theology of the Egyptians, Greeks, and Romans. Original full panelled calf, with raised bands and morocco title label to spine, expertly rebacked with original spine laid down. Internally very clean and externally handsome. The English Dictionary from Cawdrey to Johnson, chapters XIV and XV.
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