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Blount, Thomas
A Law-Dictionary and Glossary, Interpreting such Difficult and Obscure Words and Terms, As are found either in Our Common or Statute, Ancient or Modern, Laws . . . To which are added Near Three thousand Words [etc.]. Third Edition. Cowley 202. Folio
Printed by Eliz. Nutt and R. Gosling [etc.], London, 1717.
Last edition of Blount's dictionary, a significant contribution to English legal lexicography, superseding Rastell's effort and praised by Holdsworth and Cowley, who term it (respectively) "more elaborate" than its predecessors and "scholarly"
Modern calf, morocco label ruled and lettered, some browning and a bit of foxing, else a good copy with ample margins; the Taussig copy
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$ 600.00
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