A new English dictionary or, a compleat collection of the most proper and significant words, and terms of art commonly used in the language; With a continued Short and Clear Exposition. The Whole digested into Alphabetical Order; and chiefly designed for the benefit of Young Scholars, Tradesmen, Artificers, Foreigners, and the Female Sex, who would learn to spell truly; being so fitted to every Capacity, that it may be a ready and continual Help to all that want an Instructer. As also Three useful Tables, Viz. I. Of Proper Names of Men, especially those that are contained in the Holy Bible, shewing their true Original and Derivation. II. Of Proper Names of Women, with the same Explication. III. Of Nick-Names or English Christian Names abbreviated or made short. The second edition carefully revised, with many important additions and improvements. By J. K

Main Author: Kersey, John
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: London printed for Robert Knaplock, at the Bishop's Head, and R. and J. Bonwicke, at the Red Lion, in St. Paul's Church-Yard 1713, 1713
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Collection: Eighteenth Century Collections Online / ECCO - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Item Description:Alston, v, 78. - English Short Title Catalog, T123541. - J. K. = John Kersey. - Reproduction of original from British Library
Physical Description:Online-Ressource ([2],vi,[312]p) 8°