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¶ Somner — Dictionarium Saxonico-Latino-Anglicum (1659)

March 3, 2016

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Somner, William. Dictionarium Saxonico-Latino-Anglicum. Oxford: Guilel. Hall for the author; London: Daniel White, 1659.

No Morris book label, but the Wellcome Library believes this is Morris’s copy.

Provenance: Thomas Barlow. — Morris. — Richard Bennett. — Sotheby 1898, lot 1126 (sold to Thomson for 5s.). — Henry Wellcome. — Wellcome Library (Closed stores EPB / D 49000/D/1).

Reference: ESTC (R15040).

Digital version: EEBO.


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¶ Haldorsson — Lexicon Islandico-Latino-Danicum (1814)

February 22, 2016

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Haldorsson, Bjorn. Lexicon Islandico-Latino-Danicum. 2 vols. Copenhagen, 1814.

There is an imperfect copy of this book listed in MS catalogue (2); we are uncertain whether it is the same as this item.

Provenance: Morris. — Richard Bennett. — Sotheby 1898, lot 475 (sold to Henry Wellcome for 5s.). — Henry Wellcome. — Wellcome Library [deaccessioned]. — Unlocated.


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¶ Ainsworth — Thesaurus linguae latinae compendiarius (1761)

February 18, 2014

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Ainsworth, Robert. Thesaurus linguæ latinæ compendiarius, or, a compendious dictionary of the Latin tongue, designed for the use of the British nations. 2 vols. 4th ed. London: printed by H. Woodfall and C. Rivington for W. Mount and T. Page, etc., 1761.

Provenance: Morris. — Richard Bennett. — Sotheby 1898, lot 53 (sold to Leighton for 5s.). — Unlocated.

References: ESTC (T88538). — MS catalogue (2), no. 165.

Digital version: ECCO.


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