General English and French dictionary, newly composed from the English dictionaries of Johnson, Webster, Richardson, etc. / from the French dictionaries of the French academy, Laveaux, Boiste, Bescherelle, etc. ; by A. Spiers.

Title

General English and French dictionary, newly composed from the English dictionaries of Johnson, Webster, Richardson, etc. / from the French dictionaries of the French academy, Laveaux, Boiste, Bescherelle, etc. ; by A. Spiers.

Publisher

London : Whittaker and Co.

Date

1853

Extent

2 preliminary leaves, xvi, 724 pages

Spatial Coverage

25 cm.

Type

text

Language

English
French

Description

Bound in contemporary cloth with blind stamped decoration on cover and gold tooling on spine.

Provenance

Ex libris: James Alipius Goold (with his signature dated 1856)

Subject

English language -- Dictionaries -- French.

Contributor

Spiers, A. (Alexander), 1807-1869.

Identifier

443.21 S7556 GEAF 1853

Temporal Coverage

19th century

Coverage

England

Rights

Copyright expired

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Binding materials & treatment

Blind tooled bindings (Binding)
Gold tooled bindings (Binding)

Paper types

Wove papers (Paper)
Machine-made papers (Paper)

Provenance evidence

Donors' copies (Provenance)
Reading dates (Provenance)
Shelf marks (Provenance)
Ink stamps (Provenance)

Edition

Fifth edition

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Citation

“General English and French dictionary, newly composed from the English dictionaries of Johnson, Webster, Richardson, etc. / from the French dictionaries of the French academy, Laveaux, Boiste, Bescherelle, etc. ; by A. Spiers.,” Archbishop Goold Special Collection, accessed September 20, 2020, https://gooldlibrary.omeka.net/items/show/128.