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THE IMPERIAL DICTIONARY,
Ogilvie, John (Editor).

THE IMPERIAL DICTIONARY,

English Technological, and Scientific; Adapted to the Present State of Literature, Science and Art; On the Basis of Webster’s English Dictionary; With the Addition of Many Thousand Words and Phrases From the Other Standard Dictionaries and Encylopedias, and From Numerous Other Sources. Comprising All Words Purely English, and the Principal and Most Generally Used Technical and Scientific Terms, Together with Their Etymologies, and their Pronounciation, According to the Best Authorities. Blackie and Son 1850-1856.
2 vols. + Supplement 3 vols. in all. Royal 8vo. About 2400 engravings on wood. Some light browning, inscriptions, inner gilt dentelles, paper split to firm hinges to vol. 1., contemporary gilt and blind tooled morocco, sm. portion lacking to head of spine of vol. 1., minor wear and sl. rubbed, a.e.g.
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