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A Dictionary of the English Language - in which The Words are deduced from their Originals, and Illustrated in their Different Significations by Examples from the best Writers. To which are prefixed


original contemporary full reverse calf leather gilt bindings now show edge and corner wear with rubbing and some surface loss - 3/4 boards detached but present - title page of vol 1 has sometime been laid down and shows some marginal loss grubby marks and some marginal tears as shown - first leaf of the preface shows some age toning and an old marginal repair to the top left hand corner - endpapers present but loose - the text blocks remain tight but show some old marginal water stains - former owners name to the title page of volume 2.