Yale University Library

Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library

Beinecke Digital Collections

An American dictionary of the English language : intended to exhibit, I. The origin, affinities and primary signification of English words, as far as they have been ascertained; II. the genuine orthography and pronunciation of words, according to general

An American dictionary of the English language : intended to exhibit, I. The origin, affinities and primary signification of English words, as far as they have been ascertained; II. the genuine orthography and pronunciation of words, according to general

Call Number:
Alternate Title:
Webster's dictionary
Creator: Webster, Noah, 1758-1843 Converse, Sherman, 1790-1873
Language:
Date: 1828
Publisher: S. Converse, Printed by Hezekiah Howe)
Subject:
Genre:
Type of Resource:
Description:
Quire 22 misprinted, and out of alphabetic sequence. Imperfect: portrait wanting. "Advertisement", [2] p., bound in at front of v. 1. Stamp: Property of G. & C. Merriam Co., Springfield, Mass. Description of volume on G. & C. Merriam letterhead mounted to front flyleaf. Presentation inscription from Noah Webster's son, W.G. Webster, to De Witt C. Clarke, dated March 4, 1829. Autograph of De Witt Clinton Clarke, 1828 (v. 2). Previously owned by Mary E. Collins, Colchester, VT. Ms. additions to text.
Physical Description:
2 v. : port. ; 29 cm.
2 p. ; 29 cm.
Volume/Enumeration:
Volume 1
Copy 1
Rights:
The use of this image may be subject to the copyright law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code) or to site license or other rights management terms and conditions. The person using the image is liable for any infringement.
Curatorial Area: Beinecke Library
Catalog Record:
Extent of Digitization:
Source Digital Format:
High Resolution (image/tiff)
Object ID: 10615114
Download:
   |   Metadata record
Cite this   |   Text this   |   Report this