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" The acceptance of an American Dictionary in England has itself had immense effect in keeping up the community of speech, to break which would be a grievous harm, not to English-speaking nations alone, but to mankind. The result of this has been that the... "
The life of Samuel Johnson ... together with The journal of a tour to the ... - Page 4
by James Boswell - 1884
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Novels and miscellaneous works: With prefaces and notes, including ..., Volume 4

Daniel Defoe - 1724
...of course appeared at once in England, where successive re-editing has yet kept it in the higliest place as a practical Dictionary' ' The acceptance...business-like character of Webster's Dictionary, both in style and matter, made it as distinctly suited as Johnson's was distinctly unsuited to be expanded and re-edited...
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Sir Thomas Browne's works, ed. by S. Wilkin

sir Thomas Browne - 1852
...of course appeared at once in England, where successive re-editing has as yet kept it in the highest place as a practical Dictionary." " The acceptance...business-like character of Webster's Dictionary, both in style and matter, made it as distinctly suited as Johnson's was distinctly unsuited to be expanded and re-edited...
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The Works of William Cowper, Volume 3

William Cowper - 1854
...of course appeared at once in England, where successive re-editing has as yet kept it in the highest place as a practical Dictionary." " The acceptance...business-like character of Webster's Dictionary, both in style and matter, made it as distinctly suited as Johnson's was distinctly unsuited to be expanded and re-edited...
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Beaumont and Fletcher: Or, The Finest Scenes, Lyrics, and Other Beauties of ...

Francis Beaumont, John Fletcher - English drama - 1862 - 363 pages
...course appeared at once in England, where successive re-editing has as yet kept it in tlte highest place as a practical Dictionary." " The acceptance...business-like character of Webster's Dictionary, both in style and matter, made it as distinctly suited as Johnson's was distinctly unsuited to be expanded and re-edited...
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The Plain Speaker: Opinions on Books, Men, and Things

William Hazlitt - English literature - 1870 - 538 pages
...up the community of speech, to 'in '-.. which would be a grievous harm, not to English-speaking na. alone, but to mankind. The result of this has been that the comr Dictionary must suit both sides of the Atlantic." .... " The good average business-like character...
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The Quarterly Review

William Gifford, Sir John Taylor Coleridge, John Gibson Lockhart, Whitwell Elwin, William Macpherson, William Smith, Sir John Murray (IV), Rowland Edmund Prothero (Baron Ernle), George Walter Prothero - 1873
...their place in American scholarship, and American neologisms to be recognized in English literature. The acceptance of an American dictionary in England...speech, to break which would be a grievous harm, not to the English-speaking nations alone, but to mankind. The result of this has been that the common dictionary...
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The Quarterly Review

William Gifford, Sir John Taylor Coleridge, John Gibson Lockhart, Whitwell Elwin, William Macpherson, William Smith, Sir John Murray (IV), Rowland Edmund Prothero (Baron Ernle), George Walter Prothero - 1873
...their place in American scholarship, and. American neologisms to be recognized in English literature. The acceptance of an American dictionary in England...speech, to break which would be a grievous harm, not to the English-speaking nations alone, but to mankind. The result of this has been that the common dictionary...
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Wisconsin Journal of Education, Volume 4

Education - 1874
...of course appeared at once in England, where successive re-editing hoe as yet kept it in the highest place as a- practical Dictionary. "The acceptance...common dictionary must suit both sides of the Atlantic. " Every dictionary compiler, by the mere fact of his selection and treatment of words, is able to exalt...
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The Massachusetts Teacher and Journal of Home and School Education, Volume 27

Education - 1874
...appeared at once in England, where successive re-editing has as yet kept it in the highest place us a practical Dictionary. "The acceptance of an American...speech, to break which would be a grievous harm, not t*> the Kngli*h speakers alone, but to mankind. The result of this baa been that the common dictionary...
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Eclectic Magazine: Foreign Literature, Volume 19; Volume 82

John Holmes Agnew, Walter Hilliard Bidwell, Henry T. Steele - 1874
...their place in American scholarship, and American neologisms to be recognixed in English literature. The acceptance of an American dictionary in England...speech, to break which would be a grievous harm, not to the English-speaking nations alone but to mankind. The result of this has been that the common dictionary...
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