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A collection of English vvords 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 catalogues of English birds and fishes: and an account of th preparing and refining such metals and minerals as are gotten in England. By John Ray, Fellow of the Royal Society

A collection of English vvords 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 catalogues of English birds and fishes: and an account of th preparing and refining such metals and minerals as are gotten in England. By John Ray, Fellow of the Royal Society

Ray, John, 1627-1705

Book. English.
Published London: printed by H. Bruges for Tho. Burrell, at the Golden-Ball under St. Dunstans Church in Fleetstreet, 1674

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Note: Title page in red and black.
Note: The first leaf and the last leaf are blank.
Note: In this issue there is a comma after "Ray" in the title but no comma after "words". "Birds" and "fishes" in the title are printed in black; cf. R236812 for another issue.
Note: Text continuous despite pagination.
Physical Description: [16], 77, 76-142, 173-178, [2] p. ; 8⁰.
Subject: English language Glossaries, vocabularies, etc. Early works to 1800.; Metallurgy Terminology Early works to 1800.; English language Obsolete words Early works to 1800.; English language Provincialisms Early works to 1800.; Birds England Early works to 1800.; Metallurgy Early works to 1800.; Fishes Great Britain.
Alternative Title: Collection of English words not generally used
Cited: Wing (CD-Rom, 1996), R388
Cited: Keynes, G. John Ray, 23
Reproduction: Microfilm. Ann Arbor, Mich. University Microfilms, 1972. 1 microfilm reel; 35mm. (Early English books, 1641-1700; 435:17).
Place Name: Great Britain England London.