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The Century cyclopedia of names : a pronouncing and etymological dictionary of names in geography, biography, mythology, history, ethnology, art, archaeology, fiction, etc., etc., etc.

Author: Benjamin E Smith; Century Company,
Publisher: New York : Published by The Century Co., [1894]. copyright 1894
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Dictionaries
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Century cyclopedia of names.
New York : Century Co., ©1894
(OCoLC)821010823
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Benjamin E Smith; Century Company,
OCLC Number: 4255808
Notes: "This Cyclopedia of names is an outgrowth of 'The century dictionary'.... It is entirely independent in subject and use, yet serves as a supplement by extending the name-list into regions which the dictionary could not occupy, and by enlarging its encyclopedic field."--Preface, page v.
Grolier Club copy has a bookplate from George Elvingston Nichols attached.
Title vignette; ornate head- and tail-pieces, and initials.
Description: vii, 1085 pages : illustrations ; 34 cm
Other Titles: Century dictionary and cyclopedia.
Cyclopedia of names
Responsibility: edited by Benjamin E. Smith ; assisted by a number of eminent specialists.

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