A collection of English words
not generally used with their significations and original, in two alphabetical catalogues, the one of such as are proper to the northern, the other to the southern counties. With an account of the preparing and refining such metals and minerals as are gotten in England /
by John Ray: Fellow of the Royal Society.
|Main Creator:||Ray, John, 1627-1705.|
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London : Printed for Christopher Wilkinson, at the Black Boy over against S. Dunstan's church in Fleetstreet, 1691.
|Edition:||2d ed., augmented with many hundreds of words, observations, letters, &c.|
Includes "A catalogue of local words parallel'd with British or Welsh, by Edward Lloyd of Oxford" (p. 122-130); "A catalogue of North Country words received from Mr. Tomlinson of Edmund Hall" (p. 131-138); "Glossarium northanhymbricum" (p. 139-152); "An account of some errors and defects in our English alphabet, orthography, and manner of spelling" (p. 153-168)
Reproduction of the original in the Bodleian Library.
Physical description: 11 p. l., 211,  p. ; 15 cm.
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