By John S. Farmer
London   Privately Printed by Thomas Poulter & Sons
9" by 6.5" xx, 564pp.
Extensive dictionary of Americanisms by John S. Farmer, first edition, signed and limited.
By John S. Farmer

1889 Americanisms - Old & New A Dictionary of Words, Phrases and Colloquialisms peculiar to the United States, British America, the West Indies, &c. &c., their Derivation, Meaning and Application, together with Numerous Anecdotal, Historical, Explanatory, and Folk-Lore Notes

London   Privately Printed by Thomas Poulter & Sons
9" by 6.5" xx, 564pp.
Extensive dictionary of Americanisms by John S. Farmer, first edition, signed and limited.
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First Edition, Limited Edition, Publishers' Original Binding, Scarce, Signed

The first edition of this work. A scarce volume, limited to an ungiven number of copies, signed by the author. This is number two-hundred and fifty seven. A charming dictionary dedicated to American language, history, and culture compiled and edited by John S. Farmer.

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In the original publisher's full paper vellum binding. Externally smart with shelf wear, bumped to head and tail of spine and extremities, lightly spotted to boards. Internally, firmly bound. Minor spotting to fore edge, scattered to leaves.

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