Epea Ptereonta, Or, The Diversions of Purley.

London: Privately Printed, 1798. Second. hardcover. Engraved frontispieces. 2 vols. Square 4to, contemporary calf, spine chipped. London:The Author, 1798 -1805. Second edition. Good (+). very good(-).

Excited a new interest in etymology when it was published. "No single book, perhaps, ever so much illustrated language." Sir James Mackintosh.

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