Item #41580 Jamieson's Dictionary of the Scottish Language. Abridged by John Johnson. John JAMIESON, John Longmuir.

Jamieson's Dictionary of the Scottish Language. Abridged by John Johnson.

London & Edinburgh. William P. Nimmo. 1885. tall8vo. 23cm, lxi,635p., double columns, dark green cloth, wide blind stamped borders on the boards, gilt spine titles, fine copy (gar). Item #41580

~ First published in 1808 by Dr. John Jamieson as "Etymological Dictionary of the Scottish Language" with the abridged edition published by John Johnstone in 1848. This "new edition" edited by John Longmuir, was revised and enlarged in 1866. Subtitled: "The words are explained in their different senses, authorized by the names of the writers by whom they are used, or the titles of the works in which they occur, and derived from their originals."

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