An universal etymological dictionary of the English language Comprehending The Derivations of the Generality of Words in the English Tongue, either antient or modern. In which The Terms made use of in Arts and Sciences are defined; The Words explained in their Various Senses; The Accents properly palced, to facilitate the Pronunciation; The Parts of Speech denoted; and The Spelling throughout reduced to an uniform and consistent standard. To which is prefixed, a grammar of the English language. By M. Bayley

Main Author: Bailey, Nathan
Other Authors: Bayley, M.
Format: eBook
Published: Edinburgh printed for the proprietors 1764, MDCCLXIV. [1764]
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Collection: Eighteenth Century Collections Online / ECCO - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Item Description:Alston, V 234. - Another edition of 'An universal dictionary of the English language,' Edinburgh, 1763; "presumably a pirated edition, and certainly 'M. Bayley' is unknown as an author" (Alston). - English Short Title Catalog, T113971. - Price from imprint: price Six Shillings bound. - Reproduction of original from British Library. - With a list of Scotticisms. - Without etymologies
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