GREENWOOD, James.

THE LONDON VOCABULARY ENGLISH AND LATIN; Put into a New Method, proper to acquaint the Learner with things as well as pure Latin words. Adorned with twenty-six pictures. For the use of Schools. The fourteenth edition corrected, with additions. 1785.
Author GREENWOOD, James.
Title THE LONDON VOCABULARY ENGLISH AND LATIN; Put into a New Method, proper to acquaint the Learner with things as well as pure Latin words. Adorned with twenty-six pictures. For the use of Schools. The fourteenth edition corrected, with additions.
Published London. J. F. and C. Rivington, T. Longman, B. Law, and S. Bladon. 1785.
Stock Code 11652
Description [i-iii], iv-viii[1], 2-123, [1publisher's advertisement] pages. Illustrated with wood-engraved vignette to title and twenty-five other cuts throughout. Slightly later full tree calf, recently re-backed; red label, gilt to spine; raised bands. 12mo. Inscription to endpaper; else a very good, clean copy. See Gumuchian 5214-17; Osborne page 123; see Oppenheimer 1098-1101. Essentially a re-working of Orbis Pictus by Comenius, Greenwood's London Vocabulary was probably first published in the first decade of the eighteenth century.
£300.00