The Latin-English Dictonary (1862)

Author: William Smith

Book ID: 67608

Price: 395.00

The Latin-English Dictionary. Based Upon the Works of Forcellini and Freund. Ninth Thousand. London: John Murray, 1862. Pp xi, 1214. Large 8vo. Bound in full morocco, spine with raised bands, compartments embellished in gilt, with title label to 2nd & 4th. School crest stamped in gilt to upper cover, with prize bookplate to front pastedown. Marbled fore-edges. A nice bright copy, handsomely bound.

Sir William Smith was an English lexicographer who became known for his advances in the teaching of Greek and Latin in schools.

It was first published by John Murry in 1855 and was periodically reissued over the next 35 years 

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