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The complete English dictionary [electronic resource] : or, general repository of the English language. Containing A Copious Explanation of all the Words in the English Language; Together with Their different Significations, viz. I. The Words, and the various Senses in which they are used. II. The True Pronunciation pointed out by being properly accented. III. Initial Letters placed to devote the Part of Speech to which each Word belongs. IV. A geographical Description of the four Quarters of the World. V. A more particular Description of the Counties, Cities, and principal Towns in England and Wales, than has ever appeared in any Book of this Kind. VI. As the Lives of the English Poets, and others, celebrated for their Learning and Genius, can no where be introduced with more Propriety than in a Dictionary of the English Language, we have enriched our Performance with the most entertaining and authentic Memoirs of those Illustrious Men who have flourished in these Kingdoms. To which will be prefixed, a complete English grammar. By the Rev. Frederick Barlow, M. A. Vicar of Burton. Assisted by several other gentleman.

Author/Creator:
Barlow, Frederick.
Publication:
London : printed for the author, and sold by T. Evans, at No. 54, in Pater-Noster Row; F. Blyth, at the Royal Exchange; Mr. Jackson, at Oxford; Mess. Fletcher and Hodson, at Cambridge; Mr. Wilson, at Dublin; Mr. Etherington, at York; and all other Booksellers, &c. in Great Britain and Ireland., [1772-1773]
Format/Description:
Book
2v.,plates ; 8⁰.
Series:
Eighteenth century collections online. Part 1.
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Subjects:
English language -- Dictionaries.
English language -- Grammar -- 1500-1799.
Place of Publication:
England London.
System Details:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Notes:
The prefatory notice is dated Feb. 1, 1772; issued in 24 weekly numbers beginning October 31, 1772.
Electronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mich. : Cengage Gale, 2009. Available via the World Wide Web. Access limited by licensing agreements. s2009 miunns
Reproduction of original from British Library.
Cited in:
English Short Title Catalog, T88703.
Access Restriction:
Restricted for use by site license.