Thesaurus Linguae Latinae Compendarius; Or, A Compendious Dictionary of the Latin Tongue: Designed for the Use of the British Nation
AINSWORTH, Robert; MORELL, Thomas.
A new edition of Ainsworth's dictionary to which Morell, the classical scholar and librettist, added abbreviations, "eminent Persons" and "memorable Things." A fascinating historical item for the linguistic scholar.
Publisher: T. Longman et al
Edition: New edition
Date Published: 1796
Place Published: London
Dust Jacket: No
Jacket Condition: n/a
Details: Unpaginated. 28 cm. Bindings are worn, scuffed and bumped (mainly along edges). Hinges tender. Spine tails chipped. Bookplates of previous owner and label residue on front pastedowns. A few dogears. Generally only minor soiling and thumbing within but vol. 1 has large stains at bottom of UNC-UND to UNO-UNP. Vol. 2 has small tear in ADN-ADS and chip out of MAD-MAG.