Title The English Dialect Dictionary : Being the complete vocabulary of all the dialect words still in use, or known to have been used during the last two hundred years - Six Volumes
Book Condition Very Good
Edition First Editions
Publisher London Henry Frowde 1898-1907
Seller ID 31279
xxiv + 864pp, vii + 772pp, viii + 698pp, viii + 688pp, viii + 896pp, vi + 596pp + 179 pp. + 62 pp 187 pp. An extraordinary work of scholarship, still the definitive work. Bound in original reddish-brown faux-morocco with gilt titles and ruling on spines. Non-circulating ex-library copies with minimal interior markings, white catalogue numbers on spine. Overall light wear, several of the hinges are cracking but holding. An enormously heavy set. No extra postage will be required in North America, overseas postage will be high.