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The Resource A school dictionary, : being a compendium of the latest and most improved dictionaries. Comprising an easy and concise method of teaching children the true meaning and pronunciation of the most useful words in the English language, not attainable by common school books: in which the parts of speech are distinguished and explained, and a general rule is given for spelling derivative, and compound words. By Samuel Johnson, Jun'r. Published according to act of Congress, (electronic resource)

A school dictionary, : being a compendium of the latest and most improved dictionaries. Comprising an easy and concise method of teaching children the true meaning and pronunciation of the most useful words in the English language, not attainable by common school books: in which the parts of speech are distinguished and explained, and a general rule is given for spelling derivative, and compound words. By Samuel Johnson, Jun'r. Published according to act of Congress, (electronic resource)

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A school dictionary, : being a compendium of the latest and most improved dictionaries. Comprising an easy and concise method of teaching children the true meaning and pronunciation of the most useful words in the English language, not attainable by common school books: in which the parts of speech are distinguished and explained, and a general rule is given for spelling derivative, and compound words. By Samuel Johnson, Jun'r. Published according to act of Congress
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A school dictionary,
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being a compendium of the latest and most improved dictionaries. Comprising an easy and concise method of teaching children the true meaning and pronunciation of the most useful words in the English language, not attainable by common school books: in which the parts of speech are distinguished and explained, and a general rule is given for spelling derivative, and compound words. By Samuel Johnson, Jun'r. Published according to act of Congress
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Language
eng
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MWA
Citation location within source
  • 2298
  • 30640
  • W22083
Citation source
  • Trumbull, J.H. Connecticut
  • Evans
  • English Short Title Catalog
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1757-1836
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Johnson, Samuel
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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-1799
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O'Brien, Edward
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  • English language
  • English language
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A school dictionary, : being a compendium of the latest and most improved dictionaries. Comprising an easy and concise method of teaching children the true meaning and pronunciation of the most useful words in the English language, not attainable by common school books: in which the parts of speech are distinguished and explained, and a general rule is given for spelling derivative, and compound words. By Samuel Johnson, Jun'r. Published according to act of Congress, (electronic resource)
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  • In ECCO, Eighteenth Century Collections Online
  • First English dictionary compiled by an American
  • Dated 1796 by Evans; however, probably not issued before 1797, as O'Brien was a member of the firm of Tiebout & O'Brien until April 5, 1797. Sometime in 1798 he removed to St. John, New Brunswick
  • Errata note, p. 198
  • Reproduction of original from Library of Congress
  • Signatures: [A]6 B-Q6 R1,2,3
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ESTCW22083
Dimensions
120
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unknown
Extent
198p.
Form of item
electronic
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Access restricted to subscribing institutions
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not applicable
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
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remote
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A school dictionary, : being a compendium of the latest and most improved dictionaries. Comprising an easy and concise method of teaching children the true meaning and pronunciation of the most useful words in the English language, not attainable by common school books: in which the parts of speech are distinguished and explained, and a general rule is given for spelling derivative, and compound words. By Samuel Johnson, Jun'r. Published according to act of Congress, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
  • In ECCO, Eighteenth Century Collections Online
  • First English dictionary compiled by an American
  • Dated 1796 by Evans; however, probably not issued before 1797, as O'Brien was a member of the firm of Tiebout & O'Brien until April 5, 1797. Sometime in 1798 he removed to St. John, New Brunswick
  • Errata note, p. 198
  • Reproduction of original from Library of Congress
  • Signatures: [A]6 B-Q6 R1,2,3
Control code
ESTCW22083
Dimensions
120
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
198p.
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institutions
Reformatting quality
not applicable
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote

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