A Classical Dictionary, for the Use of Schools


A Classical Dictionary, for the Use of Schools

BROWNE, Thomas

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Title continues: "containing, Under its Different Heads, everything Illustrative and Explanatory of the Mythology, History, Geography, Manners, Customs, &c. occuring in the Greek and Roman Authors. Generally Read in all Public Seminaries, And intended as a Medium between the scanty and defective Description of proper Names subjoined to Latin Dictionaries, and a more voluminous Work of the same Kind." Defines terms, places, and figures in the classical world from Aba (a town of Phocis, famous for an oracle of Apollo) to Zygia (a surname for Juno).

Publication Info

  • Publisher: J. Harris et al
  • Edition: Fourth Edition
  • Date Published: 1818
  • Place Published: London
  • ISBN: n/a


  • Condition: Good
  • Signed: No
  • Dust Jacket: No
  • Jacket Condition: n/a
  • Details:
    viii, 465 p. + 4 p. of ads. 18 cm. Full leather, stamped in gilt on a black spine label. Boards scuffed and corners worn. Chipped upper spine and spine label. Front matter before title page is gone, as is the rear free endpaper.

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