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'Specimen of a dictionary of the Scottish language' by John Jamieson

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MS. Eng. lang. d. 68

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'Specimen of a dictionary of the Scottish language' by John Jamieson, with (fols. 4-7) prospectus for his Etymological dictionary o/the Scottish language (published, Edinburgh, 1808).

Dates

  • 1808/1808

Extent

44 Leaves

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. lang. d. 68, fols. 1-2].
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Shelfmark:

MS. Eng. lang. d. 68

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 16692

Overview

'Specimen of a dictionary of the Scottish language' by John Jamieson, c. 1808

Biographical / Historical

John Jamieson (1759-1838) was a Scottish antiquary and philologist.

Custodial History

Shelf-marks in pencil: C4 (pastedown); D.3 (fol. i).

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought, P. J. and A. E. Dobell, cat. 64 (1927),73.
Title
'Specimen of a dictionary of the Scottish language' by John Jamieson, c. 1808
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2019 by Alice Whichelow
Language of description
English

Repository Details

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