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Dictionnaire De L'academie Francaise [ Complete in 2 Volumes ]

By: Acade´mie franc¸aise.

Price: £75.00

Publisher: Paris, Paris : Imprimerie et Librairie de Firmin Didot [1835]: 1835

Edition: Sixth Edition

Seller ID: 098555

Condition: Very Good


Complete in 2 volumes. Books measure 26 x 21.5. cm. xxxii, [1], 911pp, 961,[1]pp. Bound in original publishers quarter calf, marble boards, raised bands, gilt stamp tooling and title lettering, marble endpapers. Bindings lightly rubbed, minor wear. Both bindings in good clean firm condition. Internally, pages clean. A nice well bound set. View more info

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Dictionarium Britannicum: Or a more Compleat Universal Etymological English Dictionary than any Extant.illustrated with near Five Hundred Cuts.

By: Bailey N.

Price: £325.00

Publisher: London, T. Cox: 1736

Seller ID: 098546


Book measures 36 x 24 cm. Unpaginated, 500 small woodcuts, 1 full page plate. Bound in full period calf, raised bands, ornate gilt tooling with compartments. Calf rubbed, worn, some quite heavy wear, hinge joints split. Generally binding is in good condition, boards are firmly attached. Internally, lacking all endpapers. Pages in very good clean condition. A nice clean copy, in an attractive period binding. View more info

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A new universal etymological English Dictionary containing not only explanations of the words in the English language but also their etymologies from the ancient and modern languages: and accents directing to their proper pronunciation; shewing

By: Bailey N. [ Scott Joseph Nicol. Rivised and Corrected By ]

Price: £275.00

Publisher: London, T. Osborne and J. Shipton: 1755

Seller ID: 098547


Book measures 42 x 28 cm. Unpaginated. 12 plates, plus engraved frontis, Bound in later half calf, calf corners, cloth boards, raised bands, gilt lines, leather title label. Calf rubbed, scuffed, boards showing signs of wear. Generally a good solid binding. Internally, some browning or spotting, heavy in places. Pages and plates in good condition. A good copy, in a solid binding. View more info

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Dictionnaire De L'academie Francoise, Revu, Corrige et Augmente Par L'academie Elle-meme [ Complete 2 Volumes ]

By: J. J. Smits [ Published By ]

Price: £180.00

Publisher: Paris, J. J. Smits: 1798

Edition: Fifth Edition

Seller ID: 097699

Condition: Very Good


Book measures 10 3/4 x 8 1/4 inches. Two volumes bound in one. Collation, xii,768,776pp. Bound in full period calf, raised bands, ornate gilt tooling within compartments, red leather title label, marble endpapers. Calf rubbed on edges and corners, very slight loss on head of spine, some abrasion wear, joints holding firm. A very nice binding. Internally, pages clean throughout. A very nice copy, in an attractive period binding. View more info

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Roots And Ramifications; Or, Extracts From The Various Books Explanatory Of The Derivation Or Meaning Of Divers Words

By: Knapp Arthur John

Price: £125.00

Publisher: London, Privately Printed: 1856

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 097303

Condition: Near Very Good


Book measures 7 3/4 x 5 inches. 152pp. Bound in original publishers cloth, with paper title label on top board. Binding looks to have been rebacked in cloth, not recently, boards rubbed, with some age wear on edges. Generally binding in good firm condition. Internally, pages clean throughout. A good solid copy. View more info

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Reasons and authorities, and facts afforded by the history of the Irish Society, respecting the duty of employing the Irish language as a more general medium for conveying scriptural instruction to the native peasantry of Ireland

By: Mason Henry Joseph Monck

Price: £85.00

Publisher: Dublin, M. Goodwin: 1829

Seller ID: 097985

Condition: Very Good


Book measures 9 x 6 inches. 34 pages, [ TITLE SUPPLIED IN FACSIMILE ]. Bound in modern cloth backed marble boards, gilt title lettering. Binding in very good clean firm condition. Internally, pages in good condition. A good well bound copy. View more info

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A New English Dictionary on Historical Principles: Founded Mainly on the Materials Collected By the Philological Society [ Complete in 16 Volumes ]

By: Murray James A. H. [ Edited By ]

Price: £180.00

Publisher: Oxford at the Clarendon Press: 1888

Seller ID: 098548


Published between 1888-1933. 16 volumes including supplement. Books measure 33.5. 23.5 cm. All volumes rebound in blue cloth, gilt lettering. Cloth lightly rubbed, minor abrasion wear, Law Library printed in gilt on base of spines. All bindings in very good solid condition. Internally, first few pages of volume one repaired, lacking part of preface, occasonal stamp throughout. Other than the preface pages, all pages in good clean condition. A good clean solid set. View more info

Image for An hebrew and English lexicon, without points: in which the Hebrew and Chaldee words of the Old Testament are explained in their Leading and Derived Senses, The Derivative Words are ranged under their respective Primitives, and The Meanings

An hebrew and English lexicon, without points: in which the Hebrew and Chaldee words of the Old Testament are explained in their Leading and Derived Senses, The Derivative Words are ranged under their respective Primitives, and The Meanings

By: Parkhurst John

Price: £180.00

Publisher: London, printed for B. Law, No. 13, Ave-Maria-Lane, in Ludgate-Street; and W. Faden, the Corner of St. Martin’s Lane, Charing-Cross: 1778

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 097700

Condition: Very Good


Book measures 11 x 9 inches. [14],1pp engraved, 24,[4],758pp, folding letter-press table, loosely inserted, possibly lacking engraved frontis. Bound in full period calf, raised bands, gilt lines and fleur-de-lis, leather title label, marble endpapers. Calf lightly rubbed, hinge joints have wear lines, slightly cracked, but boards holding very firm. A very nice binding. Internally, pages clean throughout. A very nice copy, in an attractive period binding. View more info

Image for Manuel Lexique, ou Dictionnaire Portatif des mots françois dont la signification n'est pas familière a tout le monde. Ouvrage fort utile à ceux qui ne sont pas versés dans les Langues anciennes et modernes, et dans toutes les connoissances.

Manuel Lexique, ou Dictionnaire Portatif des mots françois dont la signification n'est pas familière a tout le monde. Ouvrage fort utile à ceux qui ne sont pas versés dans les Langues anciennes et modernes, et dans toutes les connoissances.

By: Prévost Antoine François

Price: £95.00

Publisher: Paris, Chez Didot,, A Paris: 1755

Seller ID: 095857

Condition: Very Good


Complete in 2 volumes. Collation, [4],542,[1]pp, [2],569,[1]pp. Books measure 6 3/4 x 4 1/2 inches. Bound in full period mottled calf, raised bands, ornate gilt tooling within compartments, leather title labels, full red edges, marble endpapers. Calf light rubbed, wear loss on head and tail of spines, a few minor abrasion wear marks. Bindings in very good clean firm condition. Internally, pages in very good clean condition. A very nice clean 2 volume set, in very attract... View more info

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A New Dictionary of the English Language

By: Richardson Charles

Price: £275.00

Publisher: London, William Pickering: 1836

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 098545

Condition: Very Good


Complete in 2 volumes. Books measure 28 x 23 cm. 1184-1185-2223pp. Bound in full period calf, raised bands, gilt lines, leather title labels. Both volumes have been rebacked, [ not recently ], retaining most of the original spines, one board has been replaced with a very similar board, calf lightly rubbed, knocked and rubbed on corners. Both bindings in good clean firm condition. Internally, occasional minor spotting. Pages in good clean condition. A good clean set, in a... View more info

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A Pail Chrestomathy with Notes and Glossary Giving Sanskrit and Chinese Equivalents

By: Takakusu J.

Price: £180.00

Publisher: Tokyo, Kinkodo & Co: 1900

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 097733

Condition: Very Good


Book measures 8 3/4 x 6 inches. Collation, xciv,vi,272pp, [1]pp. Bound in original publishers orange cloth, with gilt design and lettering. Cloth lightly rubbed, nicked on head of spine, age darkened. Binding in good firm condition.Internally, pages clean throughout. A good clean copy. View more info

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A Dictionary of Reduplicated Words in the English Language

By: Wheatley Henry B.

Price: £250.00

Publisher: London, Printed for the Philological Society By Asher and Co: 1866

Seller ID: 097328

Condition: Very Good Plus


Book measures 9 x 5 1/2 inches. 104pp. Bound in cloth, retaining the original paper covers. [ this book was original publishers in paper wrappers ]. Binding in good clean firm condition. Internally, previous owners bookplate, and neat annotation on free endpaper. Pages clean throughout. A very nice copy. View more info