A Grammar and Glossary of the Dorset Dialect with the History, Outspreading, and Bearings of South-Western English. Barnes, illiam.
A Grammar and Glossary of the Dorset Dialect with the History, Outspreading, and Bearings of South-Western English

A Grammar and Glossary of the Dorset Dialect with the History, Outspreading, and Bearings of South-Western English

A. Asher & Co., 1863. First Edition. Hardcover. Item #288269

103 pages. William Skagg (1801-1886), born in Dorset, was a polymath, linguist, poet and more. First edition (first printing). A fine copy; no dust jacket. Professionally and beautifully bound in marbled paper over boards and tan leather covers with 5 raised bands on spine and title in gilt on red leather label on spine. 5 fleur-de-lis blind-stamped on spine. Marbled endpapers identical to cover papers. Scarce.

Price: $200.00

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