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Two volumes in one containing a Latin dictionary/lexion giving the meanings of Latin words in English, and a English-Latin lexicon giving the meanings of English words into Latin. 1003 pages, 318 pages. Volume 1 also contains a catalogue of Roman authors, as well as an account of reckoning of time by the Romans. Bound in full brownish leather with diamond decorations in blind on the covers, four raised bands on the spine and title in a rectangular black leather patch on the spine. In FAIR condition. Moderate soiling and staining to the covers. The staining appears to from black ink spills. Moderate to heavy scuffing to the covers, especially along the extremities and to the rear cover, where there are several deep scuff marks in the leather. Uneven fading and darkening. Binding starting at the inner front hinge but is still intact. Text block is intact and solid, with the first signature (blank endpaper to the preface) starting to become detached along the upper hinge. Pages in general have uneven fading and minor sporadic soiling throughout, with a very faint dampstain in the very upper margin of the first 60 pages and a more noticeable dampstain in the upper margin of the last several pages, although nothing that affects the text. Blank front free endpaper wrinkled and creased with a previous owner's signature and writing in ink, as well as an ownership notation on the last page of the text. Last free endpaper also very wrinkled and worn. Solid working copy of this book, with somewhat heavy wear to the covers, in FAIR condition.
Title: A New and Copious Lexicon of the Latin Language; Compiled Chiefly From the Magnum Totius Latinitatis Lexicon of Facciolati and Forcellini, and the German Works of Scheller and Luenemann.
Publisher: Boston, J.H. Wilking and R.B. Carter, and C.C. Little and James Brown.: 1843
ISBN Number: no
Book Condition: Fair
Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 001702
Keywords: Latin English Dictionary