A Dictionary of The English Language (Volume 2 only)
There's no one like Johnson for those who enjoy reading dictionaries: "Ninnyhammer: A Simpleton;" "Rollypooly: A sort of game in which when a ball rolls into a certain place, it wins;" "Splanchnology: A treatise or description of the bowels;" "Oakenpin: An apple;" etc.
Publisher: J. Knapton; C. Hitch and L. Hawkes; A. Millar; R. and J. Dodsley; and M. and T. Longman
Date Published: 1756
Place Published: London
Dust Jacket: No
Jacket Condition: n/a
Details: Not paginated. 21 cm. Full brown leather with double gilt borders on cover and double gilt lines on spine. Top half of front cover a bit discoloured. Spine rubbed, small call number label at bottom. Initials 'L-Z' and '2' marking volume on spine. Minor foxing. All pages present.