A CRITICAL PRONOUNCING DICTIONARY and expositor of the English Language: in which not only the meaning of every word is clearly explained, and the sound of every syllable distinctly shown, but where words are subject to different pronunciations, the authorities of our best pronouncing dictionaries are fully exhibited, the reasons for each are at large displayed, and the preferable pronunciation is pointed out.
Edinburgh.Thomas Nelson. 1843. , 2-587pp. Engraved portrait frontispiece. Half calf gilt over marbled boards. Head and heel of spine a trifle worn; board corners a little bumped, and extremities slightly worn; bookplate to front paste-down endpaper placed over original ownership inscription; else a very good copy.