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.

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.

London: Printed for G. and J. Offor, W. Allason [et al], 1819. Two volumes. 4to. (ii), 12, 60, 1028, (2); (ii), 1084 pp. Recent tan full calf, spines with raised bands, gilt lettered red labels, gilt decoration to the other compartments, endpapers and all edges marbled. Portrait frontispiece in volume I. Small worm track to the lower edge of the rear four leaves, slightly affecting the text, and the adjacent flyleaf of volume I, a very good set. Item #28720

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