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A spelling dictionary of the English language, [microform] on a new plan
Bib ID 2874450
Format MicroformMicroform, BookBook
Author
Newbery, John, 1713-1767
 
Uniform Title An easy spelling-dictionary
Edition The eleventh edition. To which is prefixed, a compendious English grammar; .. 
Description London : printed for J. Newbery, 1766 
336p. ; 32A. 
Series

English short title catalogue Eighteenth Century collection.

Eighteenth Century ; reel 1990, no. 05.

Notes

ESTCT134548

The dedication signed by John Newbery, the compiler.

First published in 1745 as 'An easy spelling-dictionary' which formed volume 3 of the first edition of 'The circle of the sciences', but was afterwards discontinued as part of the series and became a separate publication entitled 'A spelling dictionary of the English language on a new plan' (Roscoe J71).

ESTC

Reproduction Microfilm. Woodbridge, CT Research Publications, Inc., 1986. 1 reel ; 35mm. (The Eighteenth Century ; reel 1990, no. 05). 

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