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A new pocket dictionary of the French and English languages. In two parts. I. French and English. II. English and French. Containing all words of general use, and authorized by the best writers. As also distinguishing the several parts of speech, with the gender of nouns in the French language. To which are added, the accents of the English words for the use of foreigners, and an alphabetical list of the most common Christian names, with their usual abbreviations. Carefully compiled from the most approved dictionaries, French and English, particularly from that of the Royal Academy at Paris, and Johnson's dictionary. By Thomas Nugent, LL.D.

Nugent, Thomas, 1700?-1772.
M.DCC.LXX. [1770]
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Dublin : Printed for James Williams, No. 5. in Skinner-Row, M.DCC.LXX. [1770]

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[468]p. ; 12⁰.


A new edition, corrected and greatly improved, by John Astruc.

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ESTC T200700
Alston, XII, 710



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