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A new universal etymological English dictionary: [microform] containing not only explanations of the words in the English language; ... but also their etymologies from the ancient and modern languages: and accents directing to their proper pronunciation; ... Illustrated with copper-plates. Originally compiled by N. Bailey. Assisted in the mathematical part by G. Gordon; in the botanical by P. Miller; and in the etymological, &c. by T. Lediard, ... And now re-published with many corrections, ... by different hands. The etymology of all terms ... being revised and corrected by Joseph Nicol Scott
Bib ID 1389327
Format MicroformMicroform, BookBook
Author
Scott, Joseph Nicol, 1703-1769
 
Description London : printed for T. Osborne and J. Shipton; J. Hodges; R. Baldwin; W. Johnston, and J. Ward, 1755 
xviii,[1080]p.,plates ; 2A. 
Series

English short title catalogue Eighteenth Century collection.

Eighteenth Century ; reel 4158, no. 01.

Notes

ESTCT148730

Titlepage in red and black.

Text in two columns.

Published in 90 parts.

A prospectus, 'By the King's authority. Proposal for printing in weekly numbers, .. A new universal etymological English dictionary ..', was issued on 28 May 1755.

"The revisions and additions are extensive enough to warrant this being regarded as a new work" (Alston).

ESTC

Reproduction Microfilm. Woodbridge, CT Research Publications, Inc., 1986. 1 reel ; 35mm. (The Eighteenth Century ; reel 4158, no. 01). 
Other authors/contributors Bailey, N. (Nathan), -1742
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Universal etymological English dictionary. Adaptations.

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