Johnson's Pocket Dictionary of the English Language : greatly improved by an augmentation of some thousand words and technical terms ... Subjoined is a concise classical mythology, etc.

By: JOHNSON, SAMUEL.

Price: $100.00

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Book Condition: Very Good condition


iv, 252 pp., engraved portrait frontis; 32mo [4 3/8" x 3"]; decoratively embossed green cloth, spine lettered in gilt; all edges gilt; yellow pastedowns and endpapers on coated stock. Ownership signature and date, 1835, on front endpaper; foxing to plain paper recto of front endpaper, verso of frontis, and a bit on the title; similar foxing last page and rear endpaper; top of spine a little snagged.

"Few of the Dictionaries usually denominated Pocket have any just claim to that appellation, being so large that they cause an unsightly projecture, and otherwise discommode the persons who carry them. In this Edition, these defects are entirely obviated . . ."

Title: Johnson's Pocket Dictionary of the English Language : greatly improved by an augmentation of some thousand words and technical terms ... Subjoined is a concise classical mythology, etc.

Author Name: JOHNSON, SAMUEL.

Categories: Reference,

Publisher: London, T. Tegg & Son: 1835

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good condition

Seller ID: 8957

Keywords: Dictionaries