Gazophylacium Anglicanum Containing the Derivation of English Words, Proper and Common, Each in an Alphabet Distinct

Gazophylacium Anglicanum Containing the Derivation of English Words, Proper and Common, Each in an Alphabet Distinct : Proving the Dutch and Saxon to Be the Prime Fountains: And Likewise Giving the Similar Words in Most European Languages (1689)

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  • Paperback | 566 pages
  • 187.96 x 556.26 x 38.1mm | 1,020.58g
  • Eebo Editions, Proquest
  • Charleston SC, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1240859848
  • 9781240859849
  • 2,256,469