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F. Leypoldt, 1883 - Best books - 129 pages
 

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Page 23 - THESAURUS OF ENGLISH WORDS AND PHRASES. Classified and Arranged so as to Facilitate the Expression of Ideas and assist in Literary Composition. By PETER MARK ROGET, MD, FRS Recomposed throughout, enlarged and improved, partly from the Author's Notes, and with a full Index, by the Author's Son, JOHN LEWIS ROGET. Crown 8vo., 9s.
Page 7 - STORMONTH. Etymological and Pronouncing Dictionary of the English Language. Including a very Copious Selection of Scientific Terms. For Use in Schools and Colleges, and as a Book of General Reference. By the Rev. JAMES STORMONTH. The Pronunciation carefully Revised by the Rev. PH PHELP, MA Cantab. Tenth Edition, Revised throughout. Crown 8vo, pp. 800. 7s. 6d. Dictionary of the English Language...
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Page 4 - American Phonographic Dictionary, exhibiting the correct and actual Shorthand Forms for all the useful Words in the English Language, about 50,000 in number, and, in addition, many Foreign Terms; also, for 2,000 Geographical Names, and as many Family, Personal, and Noted Fictitious Names.
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