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|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
Bailey, N. (Nathan), -1742.
Divers proverbs with their explication & illustration.
New Haven, Conn., Printed and to be sold by the Yale University Press; [etc., etc.] 1917
|All Authors / Contributors:||
N Bailey; John Crevar Campbell Fletcher
|Language Note:||Often includes Greek, Hebrew and French versions of the proverbs.|
|Notes:||Compiled from the author's Etymological English dictionary, by John Fletcher.|
|Description:||ix, , 83 pages including 1 illustration, plates 18 cm|
|Responsibility:||compiled and methodiacally digested as well for the entertainment of the curious as the information of the ignorant and for the benefit of young students, artificers, tradesmen & foreigners who are desirous thorowly to understand what they speak, read, or write, by Nathan Bailey, anno Domini 1721; woodcuts by Allen Lewis.|