Glossarium Archaiologicum: Continens Latino-Barbara, peregrina, obsoleta, & novatae significationis Vocabula. Spelman Henry.
Glossarium Archaiologicum: Continens Latino-Barbara, peregrina, obsoleta, & novatae significationis Vocabula...
Glossarium Archaiologicum: Continens Latino-Barbara, peregrina, obsoleta, & novatae significationis Vocabula...

Glossarium Archaiologicum: Continens Latino-Barbara, peregrina, obsoleta, & novatae significationis Vocabula...

London: Aliciam Warren, 1664.

First Edition. Hardcover (Half Leather). Very Good Condition. Item #045546
ISBN: NoISBN

Attractively bound in 19th century half calf over marbled boards. Modest wear at the corners and some rubbing to the hinges. A bit of browning to the page edges, heavy to the first couple of pages, scattered foxing, first few and last few pages lightly creased, lacking the portrait frontis; mostly clean and a nice copy overall. (10), 576pp

First published in 1624 and covering A-L, this is the first complete edition. In attempting to write a history of the beginnings of English law, Spelman became convinced that he needed to first write a glossary of Anglo-Saxon words. Size: Folio. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2-3 kilos. Category: Language & Linguistics; Antiquarian & Rare. Inventory No: 045546.

Price: $650.00

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