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A Memoir of the Life, Writings, and Mechanical Inventions of Edmund Cartwright
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Page 373 - Dictionary of Archaic and Provincial Words, Obsolete Phrases, Proverbs, and Ancient Customs, from the Reign of Edward I. 2 vols, 8vo, containing upwards of 1,000 pages, closely printed In double columns, cloth, a new and cheaper edition.
Page 373 - Mr. Vernon has, we think, acted wisely in taking Rask for his model : but let no one suppose from the title that the book is merely a compilation from the work of that philologist. The accidence is abridged from...
Page 373 - GUIDE TO THE ANGLO-SAXON TONGUE : on the Basis of Professor Rask's Grammar ; to which are added, Reading Lessons, in Verse and Prose, with Notes, for the use of Learners. By EJ Vernon, BA, Oxon. 12mo, cloth, 5s.