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Glossographia: or A dictionary, interpreting the hard words of whatsoever language, now used in our refined English tongue; with etymologies, definitions, and historical observations on the same. Also the terms of divinity, law, physick, musick, mathematicks, war, heraldry and other arts and sciences explicated. Very usefull for all such as desire to understand what they read. The fifth edition, with many additions. By T. Blount, of the Inner-Temple, Esq;

  • Author

    Blount, Thomas

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    London : printed by Tho. Newcomb, and are to be sold by Tho. Flesher, at the Angel and Crown in St. Pauls Church-yard, 1681.

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    English language Foreign words and phrases Dictionaries Early works to 1700

    English language Dictionaries Early works to 1700

General note: The title page is a cancel. Signatures: A-2Y8 2Z4 UK-SuSCL Cited in: Wing (2nd ed., 1994), B3338 Format of surrogate: Microfilm. Ann Arbor, Mich. University Microfilms International, 1983. 1 microfilm reel ; 35 mm. (Early English books, 1641-1700; 1416:9). Ownership and custodial history: MS. ink signatures on front fly leaves: "John Davy", C18th, and "J.W. Ryland", C19th; gift of Mrs J.W.Ryland in 1933 UK-SuSCL