Item #43691 A pronouncing, explanatory, and synonymous dictionary of the English language. Joseph E. Worcester.
A pronouncing, explanatory, and synonymous dictionary of the English language

A pronouncing, explanatory, and synonymous dictionary of the English language

Boston: Hickling, Swan, and Brown, 1855. First edition, 8vo, pp. 565, publisher's black morocco-backed cloth, blind-tooled spine lettered in gilt; edges quite rubbed and worn, cloth discolored from damp; front free endpaper loose but present, front hinge cracked; contemporary ownership rubber stamp to front endpapers; a fair copy. Although issued here for the first time under this title, the work is "substantially an enlargement of the Comprehensive Dictionary" of 1830. Kennedy notes that there was but one other issue under this title, in 1856. Kennedy 6476. Item #43691

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