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A COMPLETE AND UNIVERSAL DICTIONARY

£300.00

THE DATE ON THE TITLE PAGE HAS BEEN CROPPED BUT 1774 AND HENCE SCARCE FIRST EDITION. AT THE REAR IS AN OUTLINE OF ANCIENT AND MODERN HISTORY (8 PAGES). CRUDELY REBOUND WITH BOARDS IN TREE CALF AND EXTERNAL STRENGTHENING TO THE SPINE. NEVERTHESS COMPLETE AND GOOD. SCARCE.

Author: BARCLAY REV. JAMES
Place, Publisher, Date: LONDON, RICHARDSON AND URQUHART, 1774
Binding: GOOD
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A CRITICAL PRONOUNCING DICTIONARY

£100.00

NO DATE BUT THE NEW EDITION (OF 1837) BOUND IN FULL CALF RAISED BANDS SOME SCUFFING TO THE BOARDS BUT A VERY GOOD AND ATTRACTIVE COPY. 589 PAGES PLUS BOUND IN A KEY TO THE CLASSICAL PRONUNCIATION OF GREEK LATIN AND SCRIPTURE PROPER NAMES (1838 187 PAGES).

Author: WALKER JOHN
Place, Publisher, Date: LONDON, CAXTION, 1837
Binding: FULL LEATHER
Condition: VERY GOOD
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A DICTIONARY OF THE ENGLISH LANGUAGE

£400.00
Author: JOHNSON SAMUEL
Place, Publisher, Date: LONDON, RIVINGTON, 1785
Binding: FULL LEATHER
Condition: VERY GOOD
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BAILEY’S UNIVERSAL ETYMOLOGICAL DICTIONARY

£150.00

TITLE PAGE IS MISSING BUT NOTE FROM PREVIOUS OWNER SUGGESTS THIS TITLE AND DATE. CRUDELY REBACKED WITH STRAPS ROUND THE SPINE. FIRST PAGE REPAIRED BUT CLEAN COMPLETE (EXCEPT TITLE) AND TIGHT.

Author: BAILEY NATHANIEL
Place, Publisher, Date: LONDON, 1745
Binding: HALF LEATHER
Condition: GOOD
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BALLADS IN THE CHARLES HARDING FIRTH COLLECTION

£15.00

FINE COPY IN CARD COVERS 204pp. A DESCRIPTIVE CATALOGUE WITH INDEXES. IN CELEBRATION OF THE FOUNDING OF FIRTH COLLEGE 1879-1979.

Author: CARNELL PETER (EDITOR)
Place, Publisher, Date: SHEFFIELD, NATIONAL CENTRE FOR ENGLISH CULTURAL TRADITION AND LANGUAGE, 1979
Binding: CARD COVERS
Condition: FINE
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BROADSIDE BALLADS AND SONG-SHEETS FROM THE HEWINS MSS. COLLECTION IN SHEFFIELD UNIVERSITY LIBRARY

£30.00

FINE COPY HANDSOMELY BOUND IN QUARTER LEATHER OVER BLUE BOARDS 118pp. A DESCRIPTIVE CATALOGUE WITH INDEXES AND NOTES.

Author: CARNELL PETER (EDITOR)
Place, Publisher, Date: SHEFFIELD, NATIONAL CENTRE FOR ENGLISH CULTURAL TRADITION AND LANGUAGE, 1987
Binding: QUARTER LEATHER
Condition: FINE
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BROADSIDE BALLADS AND SONG-SHEETS FROM THE HEWINS MSS. COLLECTION IN SHEFFIELD UNIVERSITY LIBRARY (Copy)

£20.00

FINE COPY HANDSOMELY BOUND IN QUARTER LEATHER OVER BLUE BOARDS 118pp. A DESCRIPTIVE CATALOGUE WITH INDEXES AND NOTES.

Author: CARNELL PETER (EDITOR)
Place, Publisher, Date: SHEFFIELD, NATIONAL CENTRE FOR ENGLISH CULTURAL TRADITION AND LANGUAGE, 1987
Binding: QUARTER LEATHER
Condition: FINE
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CLASSICAL DICTIONARY

£200.00

SIXTH EDITION CORRECTED. FINELY REBOUND IN QUARTER CALF OVER MARBLED BOARDS RAISED BANDS NEW ENDPAPERS. A HANDSOME BOOK.

Author: LEMPRIERE J.
Place, Publisher, Date: LONDON, CADELL, 1806
Binding: QUARTER LEATHER
Condition: VERY GOOD
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COCKER’S ENGLISH DICTIONARY CONTAINING AN EXPLANATION OF THE MOST REFINED AND DIFFICULT WORDS….

£100.00

THIRD EDITION ENLARGED AND ALTERED BY JOHN HAWKINS. FULL LEATHER WITH WORN BOARDS SPINE TITLE HAND-WRITTEN. TRIMMED TITLE PAGE INSERTED AND BOOK INCOMPLETE AS THE LAST ENTRY IS ‘WILL’.

Author: COCKER EDWARD
Place, Publisher, Date: LONDON, NORRIS, 1724
Binding: NOT COMPLETE
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DICTIONARIUM BRITANNICUM (1730)

£45.00
Author: BAILEY NATHAN
Place, Publisher, Date: NEW YORK, GEORG OLMS VERLAG, 1969
Binding: HARDBACK
Condition: NEAR FINE
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DICTIONNAIRE ENCYCLOPEDIQUE DE LA FRANCE (12 VOLS).

£500.00

12 VOLUMES COMPLETE. FINELY BOUND IN FULL TREE CALF MARBLED END PAPERS AND EDGES. ELABORATE GILT DECORATION TO THE SPINES OCCASIONAL FOXING BUT GENERALLY CLEAN TIGHTLY BOUND. ONE VOLUME HAS A SMALL SPLIT THE HINGE. A HANDSOME SET. FRENCH TEXT.

Author: LE BAS M. PH.
Place, Publisher, Date: PARIS, FIRMIN DIDOT FRERES, 1840
Binding: HARDBACK
Condition: VERY GOOD
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DR. ADAM LITTLETON’S LATIN DICTIONARY

£200.00

FIFTH EDITION THICK QUARTO BOUND WITH A NEW SPINE WITH RED LABEL AND RAISED BANDS TOGETHER WITH THE ORIGINAL BOARDS. INNER HINGE STRENGTHENED WITH FABRIC TAPE HENCE TIGHTLY BOUND. WITH TWO MAPS AT THE REAR ONE OF ITALY (VERY SLIGHT LOSS TO MARGIN) AND ONE OF OLD ROME (VERY SMALL WORM HOLE) FRONTISPIECE. IN FOUR PARTS: ENGLISH-LATIN; LATIN-CLASSICAL; LATIN-PROPER; LATIN-BARBOROUS. ARMORIAL PLATE OF THOMAS FRENCH BERNEY ESQ. OF BRACON ASH NORFOLK. THE BOOK WEIGHS NEARLY 3 Kg.

Author: LITTLETON ADAM
Place, Publisher, Date: LONDON, WARD, 1724
Binding: FULL LEATHER
Condition: VERY GOOD
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ENTICK’S NEW ENGLISH-LATIN DICTIONARY

£40.00

REVISED EDITION WITH A CLASSICAL INDEX. CRUDE BINDING WITH WORN BOARDS BUT TIGHT AND COMPLETE. A WORKING COPY.

Author: CRAKELT WILLIAM (REVISED BY)
Place, Publisher, Date: LONDON, MAWMAN, 1817
Binding: LEATHER
Condition: FAIR ONLY
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GESENIUS’ HEBREW GRAMMAR

£20.00
Author: COWLEY A E
Place, Publisher, Date: OXFORD, THE CLARENDON PRESS, 1956
Binding: HARDBACK
Condition: VERY GOOD