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  • Collins Latin dictionary.

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    • Glasgow : HarperCollins, [2003?], c1997.
    • 2003-1997
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  • Collins Latin dictionary.

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    • Glagow ; New York : Collins, 2005.
    • 2005-1997
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  • Collins Latin dictionary plus grammar [electronic resource].

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    • [Glasgow, Scotland] : HarperCollins, 1997
    • 2012-1997
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  • A study of the essential meanings of English words of Latin and Greek origin, including a dictionary of familiar stems, by Joseph V. Collins.

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    • Stevens Point, Wis., Worzalla Publishing Company [c1939]
    • 1939
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  • A dictionary of Spanish proverbs, comp. from the best authorities in the Spanish language, tr. into English; with explanatory illustrations from the Latin, Spanish and English authors. By John Collins ...

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    • London, G. and W.B. Whittaker, 1823.
    • 1823
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  • A dictionary of Spanish proverbs : compiled by the best authorities in the Spanish language, translated into English, with explanatory illustrations from the Latin, Spanish, and English authors / by John Collins.

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    • Folcroft, Pa. : Folcroft Library Editions, 1977.
    • 1977-1823
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  • A critical pronouncing dictionary, and expositor of the English language ... to which is annexed a key to the classical pronunciation of Greek, Latin, and Scripture proper names, &c.

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    • New York, Collins & Hannay, 1819.
    • 1819
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  • A critical pronouncing dictionary, and expositor of the English language. To which are prefixed principles of English pronunciation. Likewise, rules to be observed by the natives of Scotland, Ireland, and London, for avoiding their respective peculiarities. To which is annexed A key to the classical pronunciation of Greek, Latin, and Scripture proper names, &c. By John Walker.

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    • New York, Collins and Hannay, 1831.
    • 1831
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  • A new Latin-English dictionary [electronic resource] : Containing all the words proper for reading the classic writers, with the Authorities subjoined to each Word and Phrase. To which is prefixed, a new English-Latin dictionary, Carefully Compiled from the best Authors in our Language. Both Parts greatly improved, beyond all the preceding Works of the same Nature; supplying their Deficiencies, and comprising whatever is useful and valuable in all former Dictionaries. By the King's Authority. Designed for the General Use of Schools and Private Gentlemen. By the Rev. Mr. William Young, Editor of Ainsworth's Dictionary.

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    • London : printed for D. Browne, R. Manby, J. Whiston and B. White, H. Shute Cox, R. Baldwin, T. Pote and B. Collins., M.DCC.LVII. [1757] [i.e. 1756?]
    • 1757
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  • A critical pronouncing dictionary, and expositor of the English language ... To which are prefixed principles of English pronunciation ... Likewise, rules to be observed by the natives of Scotland, Ireland and London, for avoiding their respective peculiarities, and directions to foreigners, for acquiring a knowledge of the use of this dictionary ... To which is annexed a key to the classical pronunciation of Greek, Latin, and Scripture proper names, &c. By John Walker.

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    • New York, Collins and Hannay, 1827.
    • 1827
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  • A critical pronouncing dictionary, and expositor of the English language ... To which are prefixed principles of English pronunciation ... Likewise, rules to be observed by the natives of Scotland, Ireland and London, for avoiding their respective peculiarities, and directions to foreigners, for acquiring a knowledge of the use of this dictionary ... To which is annexed a key to the classical pronunciation of Greek, Latin, and Scripture proper names, &c. By John Walker.

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    • New York, Collins and Hannay, 1825.
    • 1825
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  • A new Latin-English dictionary [electronic resource] : containing all the words proper for reading the classic writers; with the Authorities subjoined to each Word and Phrase. To which is prefixed, a new English-Latin dictionary, carefully compiled from The best Authors in our Language. Both parts greatly improved, beyond all the preceding Works of the same Nature; supplying their Deficiences, and comprising whatever is useful and valuable in all former Dictionaries. The third edition, corrected and improved. By the King's Authority. Designed for the general use of schools and private gentlemen. By the Rev. Mr. William Young, Editor of Ainsworth's Dictionary.

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    • London : printed for J. Whiston, J. Pote, J. Buckland, H. Woodfall, C. Bathurst, W. Strahan, J. Rivington, B. White, R. Baldwin, W. Johnston; Hawes, Clarke, and Collins; T. Longman, S. Crowder, T. Caslon, R. Horsfield, B. Law, Z. Stuart, Johnson and Payne, W. Ginger, G. Knapp; and B. Collins, MDCCLXIX. [1769]
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  • A new Latin-English dictionary [electronic resource] : containing all the words proper for reading the classic writers, with the Authorities subjoined to each Word and Phrase. To which is prefixed, a new English-Latin dictionary, carefully compiled from The best Authors in our Language. Both Parts greatly improved, beyond all the preceding Works of the same Nature; supplying their Deficiencies, and comprising whatever is useful and valuable in all former Dictionaries. The second edition, corrected and improved. By the King's Authority. Designed for the General Use of Schools and Private Gentlemen. By the Rev. Mr. William Young, Editor of Ainsworth's Dictionary.

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    • London : printed for J. Whiston and B. White, J. and T. Pote, J. Buckland, H. Woodfall, B. Barker, C. Bathurst, W. Strahan, J. Rivington, R. Baldwin, W. Johnston; Hawes, Clarke and Collins; T. Longman, S. Crowder, T. Caslon, R. Horsfield, B. Law, T. Field, M. Richardson, Z. Stuart, and G. Knapp; and B. Collins, in Salisbury, MDCCLXIV. [1764]
    • 1764
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  • Lexicon manuale Græco-Latinum et Latino-Græcum: studio atque opera Josephi Hill, Joannis Entick, Gulielmi Bowyer, nec non Jacobi Smith, adactum. Insuper quoque, ad calcem adjectæ sunt sententiæ Græco-Latinæ, quibus omnia, Græcæ linguæ primitiva comprehenduntur: item tractatus duo ...

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    • New York, Collins & Hannay, 1825.
    • 1825
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  • Cornelii Schrevelii Lexicon manuale græco-latinum et latino-græcum: studio atque opera Josephi Hill, Joannis Entick, Gulielmi Bowyer, nec non Jacobi Smith, S.T.P. adauctum. Insuper quoque, ad calcem adjectæ sunt sententiæ græco-latinæ, quibus omnia græcæ linguæ primitiva comprehenduntur: item tractatus duo, alter De resolutione verborum, De articulis alter; uterque perutilis, et æque desideratus.

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    • New York : Collins and Hannay, 1832.
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  • A critical pronouncing dictionary, and expositor of the English language ... To which are prefixed principles of English pronunciation ... Likewise, rules to be observed by the natives of Scotland, Ireland and London ... and directions to foreigners ... The whole interspersed with observations, etymological, critical, and grammatical ... To which is annexed A key to the classical pronunciation of Greek, Latin, and Scripture proper names, &c. By John Walker.

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    • New York, Collins and Hannay, 1819.
    • 1819
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  • A critical pronouncing dictionary, and expositor of the English language ... To which are prefixed principles of English pronunciation ... Likewise, rules to be observed by the natives of Scotland, Ireland and London, for avoiding their respective peculiarities ... To which is annexed A key to the classical pronunciation of Greek, Latin, and Scripture proper names, &c. By John Walker ...

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    • New York, Collins and Hannay, 1828.
    • 1828
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  • A critical pronouncing dictionary and expositor of the English language ... To which are prefixed principles of English pronunciation ... Likewise, rules to be observed by the natives of Scotland, Ireland, and London for avoiding their respective peculiarities; and directions to foreigners, for acquiring a knowledge of the use of this dictionary. The whole interspersed with observations, etymological, critical, and grammatical. To which is annexed a key to the classical pronunciation of Greek, Latin, and scripture proper names.

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    • New-York, Collins and Hannay, 1818.
    • 1818
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  • A dictionary, English-Latin, and Latin-English [electronic resource] : containing all the things necessary for the translating of either language into other. To which End, Many Things that were Erroneous are Rectified, many Superfluities Retrenched, and very many Defects Supplied. And All suited to the meanest Capacities, in a plainer Method than heretofore: Being (for Ease) reduced into an Alphabetical Order, and Explained in the Mother-Tongue. And Towards the Compleating the English Part (which hath been long desired) here are added Thousands of Words, Phrases, Proverbs, Proper Names, and many other useful Things mentioned in the Preface to the work. The seventh edition, enlarged. By Elisha Coles, Late of Magd. Coll. Oxon.

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    • London : printed by Free. Collins, for R. Bonwick, W. Freeman, T. Goodwin, J. Walthoe, M. Wotton, S. Manship, J. Nicholson, R. Parker, B. Tooke, and R. Smith, 1711.
    • 1711
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  • A dictionary, English-Latin, and Latin-English, [electronic resource] : containing all things necessary for the translating of either language into other. To which End, Many Things that were Erroneous are Rectified, many Superfluities Retrenched, and very many Defects Supplied. And All suited to the meanest Capacities, in a plainer Method than heretofore: Being (for Ease) reduced into an Alphabetical Order, and Explained in the Mother-Tongue. And Towards the Compleating the English Part (which hath been long desired) here are added Thousands of Words, Phrases, Proverbs Proper Names, and many other useful Things mentioned in the Preface to the work. The eighth edition, enlarged. By Elisha Coles, Late of Magd. Coll. Oxon.

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    • London : printed by S. Collins, for R. Bonwick, W. Freeman, T. Goodwin, J. Walthoe, M. Wotton, S. Manship, J. Nicholson, R. Parker, B. Tooke, and R. Smith, 1716.
    • 1716
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  • Graecum lexicon manuale, [electronic resource] : primum a Beniamine Hederico institutum, post repetitas Sam. Patricii curas, auctum myriade amplius verborum, innumeris vitiis repurgatum, plurimisque novis significatibus verborum locupletatum cura Io. Augusti Ernesti, nunc denuo recensitum, et quamplurimum in utraque parte auctum a T. Morell, S. T. P. Thesauri graecae PoesêD!g]̂D!as, nuper editi, autore.

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    • Londini : excudit H. Woodfall, impensis, H. Woodfall, J. Beecroft, C. Bathurst, J. Rivington, J. Pote, J. Hinton, R. Baldwin, L. Hawes, W. Clarke & R. Collins, R. Horsfield, W. Johnston, E. Johnson, T. Caslon, S. Crowder, T. Longman, B. Law, J. Fletcher & Co. C. Corbett, R. Ware, W. Ginger, T. Cadell, & M. Richardson, M.DCC.LXVI. [1766]
    • 1766
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  • An english dictionary, [electronic resource] : explaining the difficult terms that are used in divinity, husbandry, physick, Philosophy, Law, Navigation, Mathematicks, and other Arts and Sciences. Containing many thousand of hard words (and Proper Names of places) more than are in any other English Dictionary or Expositor: together with the etymological derivation of them from their Proper Fountains, whether, Hebrew, Greek, Latin, French, or any other Language. In a Method more Comprehensive than any that is Extant. By E. Coles, Schoolmaster, and Teacher of the Tongue to Foreigners.

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    • London : printed by S. Collins, for R. Bonwick, T. Goodwin, J. Walthoe, M. Wotton, J. Nicholson, B. Tooke, R. Wilkin, S. Manship, R. Smith and T. Ward, 1717.
    • 1717
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  • An english dictionary, [electronic resource] : explaining the difficult terms that are used in divinity, husbandry, physick, Philosophy, Law, Navigation, Mathematicks, and other Arts and Sciences. Containing many thousand of hard words (and Proper Names of places) more than are in any other English Dictionary or Expositor: together with the etymological derivation of them from their Proper Fountains, whether, Hebrew, Greek, Latin, French, or any other Language. In a Method more Comprehensive than any that is Extant. By E. Coles, Schoolmaster, and Teacher of the Tongue to Foreigners.

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    • London : printed by F. Collins, for R. Bonwick, W. Freeman, T. Goodwin, J. Walthoe, M. Wotton, J. Nicholson, S. Manship, R. Parks, B. Tooke, and R. Smith, 1713.
    • 1713
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  • A dictionary, English-Latin, and Latin-English [electronic resource] : containing all things necessary for the translating of either language into the other. To which End Many Things that were Erroneous, are Rectified, many Superfluities Retrenched, and very many Defects Supplied. and All suited to the meanest Capacities, in a plainer Method than heretofore: Being for Ease reduced into an Alphabetical Order, and Explained in the Mother-Tongue. and Towards the Compleating the English Part (which hath been long desired) here are added Thousands of Words, Phrases, Proverbs, Proper Names, and many other useful Things mentioned in the Preface to the Work. The seventeenth edition, with large additions. By Elisha Coles, Late of Magdalen-College, Oxon.

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    • London : printed for A. Wilde, T. Osborne, J. Bonwicke, E. Ballard, J. Worrall, J. and T. Pote, J. Fuller, B. Barker, C. Bathurst, H. Woodfall, T. Waller, J. Beecroft, J. Rivington, B. Dod, J. Hinton, W. Straban, R. Boldwin, L. Hawes, W. Clarke, and R. Collins, R. Horifield, W. Johnston, T. Caslon, S. Crowder, T. Longman, P. Stevens, G. Keith, B. Law, T. Field, C. Rivington, E. Dilly, A. and C. Corbett, J. Fuller, Jun. J. Wilkie, C. and R. Ware, Z. Stuart, G. Kearsly, J. Waugh, J. Coote, T. Lownds, G. Knapp, A. Shuckburgh, J. Hinxman, M. Richardson, and B. Collins, M.DCC.LXIV. [1764]
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  • Lexicon Novi Testamenti alphabeticum, [electronic resource] : nunc primum plenè editum: omnes voces tam primitivas quàm derivativas, anomalas atque communes in sacro textu occurrentes, cum earum resolutione grammaticâ, complectens. In usum scholarum. Studio et labore Joan. Dawson, A.B.

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    • Londini : impensis J. Rivington, S. Crowder, Hawes, Clarke et Collins, G. Robinson; et J. Pote, Etonae, MDCCLXXII. [1772]
    • 1772
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  • The correspondence of Edward Lye / edited by Margaret Clunies Ross and Amanda J. Collins.

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    • Toronto : Pontifical Institute of Mediaeval Studies, [2004], ©2004.
    • 2004-2004
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  • [O]vid's Metamorphoses, in fifteen books, with the arguments and notes of John Minellius translated into English. To which is marginally added, a prose version, Viz. The very Words of Ovid, digested into the proper Order in Construing; by the Assistance of which Young Scholars, of but a very small Acquaintance with the Rules of Grammar, may be enabled of themselves, with Ease and Pleasure, to learn their Lessons without Interruption to the Teacher. For the use of schools. By Nathan Bailey, Author Of The Universal, Etymological, English Dictionary [electronic resource].

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    • London : printed for J. Rivington and Sons; G. Keith; T. Lowndes; T. Longman; W. Strahan; B. Collins; B. Law; T. Caslon; J. Johnson; G. Robinson; T. Evans; R. Baldwin; And W. Goldsmith, MDCCLXXVIII. [1778]
    • 1778
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  • An universal etymological English dictionary [electronic resource] : Comprehending The Derivations of the Generality of Words in the English Tongue, either Ancient or Modern, from the Ancient British, Saxon, Danish, Norman, and Modern French, Teutonick, Dutch, Spanish, Italian; as also from the Latin, Greek, and Hebrew Languages, each in their proper Characters. And also A brief and clear Explication of all difficult Words, derived from any of the aforesaid Languages, and Terms of Art, relating to Anatomy, Botany, Physick, Pharmacy, Surgery, Chymistry, Philosophy, Divinity, Mathematicks, Grammar, Logick, Rhetorick, Musick, Heraldry, Maritime Affairs, Military Discipline, Horsemanship, Hunting, Hawking, Fowling, Fishing, Gardening, Husbandry, Handicrafts, Confectionary, Carving, Cookery, &c. Together with A large Collection and Explication of Words and Phrases used in our Ancient Statutes, Charters, Writs, Old Records, and Processes in Law; and the Etymology, and Interpretation of the Proper Names of Men, Women, and remarkable Places in Great Britain: Also the Dialects of our different Countries. Containing many Thousand Words more than either Harris, Philips, Kersey, or any English Dictionary before extant. To which is added, A Collection of our most common Proverbs, with their Explication and Illustration. The whole Work compiled and methodically digested, as well for the Entertainment of the Curious, as the Information of the Ignorant; and for the Benefit of young Students, Artificers, Tradesmen, and Foreigners, who are desirous thoroughy to understand what they Speak, Read, or Write. By N. Bailey, [Greek] .

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    • London : printed for J. Buckland, W. Strahan, J. F. and C. Rivington, W. Owen, T. Caslon, T. Longman, B. Law, C. Rivington, J. Wilkie, C. Corbet, G. Keith, J. Robson, T. Lowndes, S. Bladon, G. Robinson, R. Baldwin, H. S. Woodfall W. Woodfall, W. Goldsmith, J. Sewell, T. Beecroft, J. Bew, Z. Stuart, J. Russell, T. Evans, J. Fielding, J. Walker, S. Hayes, E. Newbery, and B. Collins, [1782]
    • 1782
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  • An universal etymological English dictionary [electronic resource] : Comprehending The Derivations of the Generality of Words in the English Tongue, either Ancient or Modern, from the Ancient British, Saxon, Danish, Norman, and Modern French, Teutonick, Dutch, Spanish, Italian; as also from the Latin, Greek, and Hebrew Languages, each in their proper Characters: And Also A brief and clear Explication of all difficult Words, derived from any of the aforesaid Languages, and Terms of Art, relating to Anatomy, Botany, Physick, Pharmacy, Surgery, Chymistry, Philosophy, Divinity, Mathematicks, Grammar, Logick, Rhetorick, Musick, Heraldry, Maritime Affairs, Military Discipline, Horsemanship, Hunting, Hawking, Fowling, Fishing, Gardening, Husbandry, Handicrafts, Confectionary, Carving, Cookery, &c. Together with A large Collection and Explication of Words and Phrases used in our Ancient Statutes, Charters, Writs, Old Records, and Processes in Law; and the Etymology, and Interpretation of the Proper Names of Men, Women, and remarkable Places in Great Britain: Also the Dialects of our different Countries. Containing many Thousand Words more than either Harris, Philips, Kersey, or any English Dictionary before extant. To which is added, A Collection of our most common Proverbs, with their Explication and Illustration. The whole Work compiled and methodically digested, as well for the Entertainment of the Curious, as the Information of the Ignorant; and for the Benefit of young Students, Artificers, Tradesmen, and Foreigners, who are desirous thoroughly to understand what they Speak, Read, or Write. By N. Bailey, [Greek] The four-and-twentieth edition, carefully enlarged and corrected by Edward Harwood, D.D.

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    • London : printed for J. Buckland, W. Strahan, J. F. and C. Rivington, W. Owen, T. Caslon, T. Longman, B. Law, C. Rivington, J. Wilkie, C. Corbet, G. Keith, J. Robson, T. Lowndes, S. Bladon, G. Robinson, R. Baldwin, H. S. Woodfall, W. Woodfall, W. Goldsmith, J. Sewell, T. Beecroft, J. Bew, Z. Stuart, J. Russell, T. Evans, J. Fielding, J. Walker, J. Hayes, E. Newbery, and B. Collins, [1782?]
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  • A new general English dictionary [electronic resource] : peculiarly calculated for the use and improvement of such as are unacquainted with the learned languages. Wherein the difficult Words, and Technical Terms made use of in Anatomy, Architecture, Arithmetick, Algebra, Astronomy, Botany, Chymistry, Divinity, Gardening, Grammar, Hawking, Heraldry, History, Horsemanship, Hunting, Husbandry, Law, Logick, Mathematicks, Mechanicks, Milit. Affairs, Musick, Navigation, Painting, Poetry, Rhetorick, Sculpture, Surgery, &c. Are not only fully explained, but accented on their proper Syllables, to prevent a vicious Pronunciation; and marked with Initial Letters, to denote the Part of Speech to which each Word peculiarly belongs. To which is prefixed, A Compendious English Grammar, with general Rules for the ready Formation of one Part of Speech from another; by the due Application whereof, such as understand English only, may be able to write as correctly and elegantly as those who have been some Years conversant in the Latin, Greek, and other Languages. Together with A Supplement Of the proper Names of the most noted Kingdoms, Provinces, Cities, Towns, Rivers, &c. throughout the known World. As also Of the most celebrated Emperors, Kings, Queens, Priests, Poets, Philosophers, Generals, &c. whether Jewish, Pagan, Mohametan, or Christian; but more especially such as are mentioned either in the Old or New Testament. The Whole Alphabetically digested, and accented in the same Manner, and for the same Purpose, as the preceding Part; being collected for the Use of such as have but an imperfect Idea of the English Orthography. Originally begun by the late Reverend Mr. Thomas Dyche, School-Master at Stratford-le-Bow, Author of The Guide to the English Tongue, The Spelling-Dictionary, &c. and finished by the late William Pardon, gent.

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    • London : printed for C. and R. War J. Beecroft, J. and F. Rivington, J. Hinton, Hawes, Clarke and Collins, T. Longman, S. Crowder, T. Caslon, B. Law, R. Horsfield, H. Baldwin, Robinson and Roberts, S. Bladon, H. Woodfall, W. Woodfall, G. Pearch, T. Lowndes, W. Richardson, W. Flexney, F. Newbery and W. Goldsmith, MDCCLXXI. [1771]
    • 1771
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  • An universal etymological English dictionary [electronic resource] : Comprehending The Derivations of the Generality of Words in the English Tongue, either Ancient or Modern, from the Ancient British, Saxon, Danish, Norman, and Modern French, Teutonick, Dutch, Spanish, Italian; as also from the Latin, Greek, and Hebrew Languages, each in their proper Characters. And also A brief and clear Explication of all difficult Words, derived from any of the aforesaid Languages, and Terms of Art, relating to Anatomy, Botany, Physick, Pharmacy, Surgery, Chymistry, Philosophy, Divinity, Mathematicks, Grammar, Logick, Rhetorick, Musick, Heraldry, Maritime Affairs, Military Discipline, Horsemanship, Hunting, Hawking, Fowling, Fishing, Gardening, Husbandry, Handicrafts, Confectionary, Carving, Cookery, &c. Together with A large Collection and Explication of Words and Phrases used in our Ancient Statutes, Charters, Writs, Old Records, and Processes in Law; and the Etymology, and Interpretation of the Proper Names of Men, Women, and remarkable Places in Great-Britain: Also the Dialects of our different Countries. Containing many Thousand Words more than either Harris, Philips, Kersey, or any English Dictionary before extant. To which is added, A Collection of our most common Proverbs, with their Explication and Illustration. The whole Work complied and methodically digested, as well for the Entertainment of the Curious, as the Information of the Ignorant; and for the Benefit of young Students, Artificers, Tradesmen, and Foreigners, who are desirous thoroughly to understand what they Speak, Read, or Write. Twentieth edition, with considerable improvements. By N. Bailey,.

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    • London : printed for T. Osborne, H. Woodfall, J. Beecroft, B. Dodd, W. Strahan, J. Hinton, John Rivington, R. Baldwin, W. Johnston, L. Hawes, W. Clarke, and R. Collins, J. Richardson, T. Longman, G. Keith, T. Caslon, S. Crowder, B. Law and Co. W. Fenner, P. Stevens, R. Withy, C. Henderson, A. and C. Corbett, R. and C. Ware, J. Coote, Z. Stuart, C. Rivington, and J. Hinxman, 1763.
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  • Lingua Britannica reformata [electronic resource] : or, a new universal English dictionary, under the following titles, viz. I. Universal; Containing a Definition and Explication of all the Words now used in the English Tongue, in every Art, Science, Faculty, or Trade. II. Etymological; Exhibiting and Explaining the true Etymon or Original of Words from their respective Mother-Tongues, the Latin, Greek, Hebrew, and Saxon; and their Idioms, the French, Italian, Spanish, German, Dutch, &c. III. Orthographical; Teaching the True and Rational Method of Writing Words, according to the Usage of the most approved Modern Authors. IV. Orthoepical; Directing the true Pronunciation of Words by single and double Accents; and by Indicating the Number of Syllables in Words where they are doubtful, by a Numerical Figure. V. Diacritical; Enumerating the various Significations of Words in a proper Order, viz. Etymological, Common, Figurative, Poetical, Humorous, Technical, &c. in a Manner not before attempted. VI. Philological; Explaining all the Words and Terms, according to the Modern Improvements in the various Philological Sciences, viz Grammar, Rhetoric, Legic, Metaphysics, Mythology, Theology, Ethics, &c. Vii. Mathematical; Not only explaining all the Words in Arithmetic, Algebra, Logarithms, Fluxions, Geometry, Couics, Dialling, Navigation, &c. according to the Modern Newtonian Mathesis; but the Terms of Art are illustrated by proper Examples, and Copper-Plate Figures. Viii. Philosophical; Explaining all Words and Terms in Astronomy, Geography, Optics, Hydrostatics, Acoustics, Mechanics, Perspective. &c. according to the latest Discoveries and Improvements in this Part of Literature. By Benj. Martin.

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