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San Francisco: Book Club, 1971. Illustrated. Contains a matched pair of original leaves from Samuel Johnson's A Dictionary of the English Language and Noah Webster's An American dictionary of the English Language. 84pp., thin 4to, decorative blue cloth-backed boards, leather spine label. San Francisco: The Book Club of California, 1971. A near fine copy. One of 500 copies.
Munich & Ingolstadt: Cratz, 1757. 288, pp index. Woodcut vignette on title and several other decorative tailpieces. BOUND WITH: Pauca Praecepta ad Graecam Linguam. 48pp. Woodcut decorations and 5 folding tables. Short thick 8vo, beautifully bound in full contemporary vellum with ornate blind-stamped designs on covers; metal clasps still perfectly functional. Munchen & Ingolstadt: Joh. Frank Xaveri Cratz, 1757. First edition? A near fine copy of this rather scarce book -- OCLC lists only 1 copy.
London: John Murray, 1874. With a Treatise on the Orthography, Prosody, Inflections and Syntax of the English Tongue. 3 volumes. Translated from the German by Clair James Grece. xii, 510; iv, 494; xvi, 571pp. Thick 8vo, original gilt-lettered plum cloth (a bit soiled an faded; spine ends neatly repaired; scattered foxing; ex-library with bookplates and stamps on title pages, otherwise very good). London: John Murray, 1874. Very good.
Paris: Maisonneuve, 1864. 238 pages with text in French and Sanskrit. 8vo, pebbled blue cloth (corners bumped; very neatly re-cased with most of original spine preserved; light scattered foxing throughout). Paris: Maisonneuve & Berlin: Springer, 1864. Second edition. A very good copy of this uncommon book.
Cambridge: John Hayes, 1681. , 1366 double column pages, including initial ad leaf. Very thick 8vo, full contemporary panelled calf, recased; (last few pages reinforced along fore edge, faint early stamp on title, book plate, early ink notes on flyleaf). Cambridge: John Hayes for George Sawbridge, 1681. First Edition. Very good (+). Wing R1616.
Washington, D.C. Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection, 1983. Illustrated with black and white line drawings. 99 pages, small slim 4to, blue paper wrappers, spine faded to grey, top right corner lightly creased, affecting about half the pages. Washington, D.C.: Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection, 1983. A very good(+) copy.