An Universal Etymological English Dictionary: Comprehending the Derivations of the Generality of Words in the English Tongue ... And Also a Brief and Clear Explication of All Difficult Words ... Together with a Large Collection and Explication of Words and Phrases Used in Our Ancient Statutes, Charters, Writs ... and the Etymology, and Interpretation of the Proper Names of Men, Women, and Remarkable Places in Great Britain ... Also a Collection of Our Most Common Proverbs ... (Google eBook)

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R. Ware, W. Innys and J. Richardson, J. Knapton ... [and 12 others], 1675 - English language - 944 pages
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The first addition of this dictionary was printed in 1721. The date of this edition should be 1775, not 1675. I wish the first addition was available.

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The title page indicates that this is the Twenty First Edition and the publication date on that page was misread as 1675 instead of 1775 due to a faded Roman numeral.

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