Johnson’s Dictionary Of The English Language In Miniature.

JOHNSON, SAMUEL. HAMILTON, JOSEPH, EDITED BY.

£40.00

Publisher

Printed by C. Whittingham, Dean Street, Fetter Lane, For Longman, Hurst, Rees, and Orme, Paternoster Row, etc.

Place

London

Date

1806

Item Description

12mo. 3.75 x 5.75 inches. [iv] + 284 pp. Text in double columns. Bound in original calf, spine with gold bands. Extremities a little worn and hinges starting to crack. Occasional spotting but otherwise a very good copy. Illustrated by engraved portrait frontispiece. A miniature pocket dictionary of English, claiming to be derived from Dr. Johnson's original dictionary, with various additions; nevertheless an attractive little book. First published c.1795.

[Stock No. 25728]

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