A dictionary of the English Language, with an alphabetical account of the heathen deities and a list of the cities, towns, boroughs, and remarkable villages in England and Wales. To which is prefixed a comprehensive view of English grammar ... The fifth edition, with considerable additions and improvements

London: printed for W. Peacock, 1797. 16mo, unpaginated, lexicon in double column; contemporary full red straight-grain morocco, gilt rule on covers, gilt-decorated spine, a.e.g.; a nice copy. Early ownership signature of Elizabeth G. Grafton, January 1, 1800. An anonymous work (the Preface is signed 'J.'), first published in 1785. This is the last of the 18th century editions. There were at least three 19th century editions, the last being in 1818. The grammar was separately published in 1794. Alston V, 334. Item #42808

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