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A compleat collection of English proverbs; also the most celebrated proverbs of the Scotch, Italian, French, Spanish, and other languages. The whole methodically digested and illustrated with annotations, and proper explanations / By the late Rev. and learned J. Ray ... To which is added, (written by the same author) a collection of English words not generally used, with their significations and original in two alphabetical catalogues; the one, of such as are proper to the northern, the other, to the southern counties. With an account of the preparing and refining such metals and minerals as are gotten in England.

  • Ray, John, 1627-1705.
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view A compleat collection of English proverbs; also the most celebrated proverbs of the Scotch, Italian, French, Spanish, and other languages. The whole methodically digested and illustrated with annotations, and proper explanations / By the late Rev. and learned J. Ray ... To which is added, (written by the same author) a collection of English words not generally used, with their significations and original in two alphabetical catalogues; the one, of such as are proper to the northern, the other, to the southern counties. With an account of the preparing and refining such metals and minerals as are gotten in England.

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Publication/Creation

London : Printed for W. Otridge, S. Bladon [etc.], 1768.

Physical description

xv, 319, xii, [13]-150 pages ; (8vo)

Edition

4th ed. Augm. with many hundred words /

Notes

"A collection of English words not generally used " has special t.-p. and separate pagination
First edition, 1670.

References note

Keynes 15
ESTC T92841
Keynes, 15

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  • English


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