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An essay towards a real character, and a philosophical language / by John Wilkins, D.D. Dean of Ripon, and Fellow of the Royal Society.

Author/Creator:
Wilkins, John, 1614-1672.
Publication:
London : Sa: Gellibrand, and for John Martyn printer to the Royal Society, 1668.
Format/Description:
Book
[20], 454, [158] p., [4] leaves of plates : ill. ; 31 cm. (fol.)
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Fingerprint:
s.ce H.a- reat thSc (3) 1668 (A)
Subjects:
Language and languages -- Philosohopy -- Early works to 1800.
Writing -- Early works to 1800.
Grammar, Comparative and general -- Early works to 1800.
Philosophy -- Miscellanea -- Early works to 1800.
Place of Publication:
England London.
Notes:
"An alphabetical dictionary, wherein all English words according to their various significations, are either referred to their places in the philosophical tables, or explained by such words as are in those tables" ([157] p. at end) has special title page.
Order-to-print leaf on [A]1v: Monday 13th. of April. 1668. At a meeting ... ordered, that the discourse presented ... be printed by the printer to the Royal Society. Brouncker Presi.
Two plates are letterpress tables.
Signatures: [A]² a-d² B-3M⁴, 3a⁴ ²3A-3T⁴(-3T4).
Local notes:
Culture Class Collection copy bound in full brown calf with blind-stamped double line fillet border on boards; author and title stamped in gold on spine; all edges red.
Penn Chronology:
1668
Cited in:
ESTC, R21115
Wing (CD-ROM, 1996), W2196
Contributor:
Culture Class Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
English Culture Class Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
OCLC:
4088592