A Dictionary Of The English Language:
In Which The Words Are Deduced From Their Originals, And Illustrated In Their Different Significations By Examples From The Best Writers. To Which Are Prefixed, A History Of The Language, And An English Grammar.
First edition; 2 vols, folio (420 x 250 mm.); titles printed in red & black, light toning, occasional mild ripling to some leaves (not from damp), the odd mark but in the main, very good indeed; modern calf, gilt-lettered spines.
Courtney & Smith, p.54; Chapman & Hazen, p.137; Rothschild 1237; PMM 201.