By Thomas Rees; Samuel Johnson
London   Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown, Green and Longman
6" by 4" 288pp
A smart, pocket sized edition of Samuel Johnson's famous dictionary of the English language.
By Thomas Rees; Samuel Johnson

1836 Todd's Johnson's Dictionary

London   Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown, Green and Longman
6" by 4" 288pp
A smart, pocket sized edition of Samuel Johnson's famous dictionary of the English language.
£75.00
: 0.5kgs / : 764L20

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Leather Binding

With a portrait frontispiece of Samuel Johnson.

This dictionary is by Thomas Rees and is based on Todd's Johnson's Dictionary. This particular copy has Greek, Latin and Scriptural proper names added divided into two syllables and accentuated for ease of pronounciation.

In a contemporary full calf binding. 

Condition

In a contemporary calf binding. Rebacked, with the original spine laid down and boards preserved. Externally, generally smart. Light rubbing to the joint sand extremities. Several marks to the boards. Former owners' inscriptions to the recto of front endpaper, dated 1908. Internally, firmly bound. Pages are bright. Scattered spotting to the frontispiece. Otherwise, spots to the endpapers. Pages are generally clean.

Very Good

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