A compleat collection of English proverbs also the most celebrated proverbs of the Scotch, Italian, French, Spanish, and other languages ... By ... J. Ray, ... To which is added, (written by the same author) A collection of English words not generally used, ..

Ray, John, 1627-1705

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  • Format Books
  • Publication The third edition, augmented with many hundreds of words, observations, letters, &c. London : printed for H. Slater; F. Noble; W. and T. Payne; T. Wright; and J. Duncan, 1742.
  • Physical Details
    • viii,319,[1],150,[2]p. ; 8⁰


  • A reissue of the 1737 edition, with a cancel titlepage.
  • The 'Collection of English words' has a separate titlepage, pagination and register.
  • With a final leaf of advertisements.
  • Reproduction of original from the British Library.
  • Keynes, 14
  • English Short Title Catalog, ESTCT88585.
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web.