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MACDONNEL, David Evans
[Dictionary of quotations. 1826]
A dictionary of quotations, in most frequent use, taken chiefly from the Latin and French, but comprising many from the Greek, Spanish, and Italian languages, translated into English; with illustrations historical and idiomatic. By D.E. Macdonnel, ... The ninth edition, revised and corrected.
London:, printed for Geo. B. Whittaker,, 1826.
[2], vii, [1], 422, [1] p. ; 17.8 cm. (12º)

First published in 1797. Alston III 755.

Copy Notes Bought for 6s. 6d. from Whittaker, Treacher & Arnot, 6 May 1829. (Priv. Corr. XVI.E.6.24). Inscribed in ink on half-title 6s.:6 in boards; and on title-page 7/6 in boards.

Binding C19th half calf, marbled-paper boards, gilt-ruled spine, black morocco spine-label, gilt-lettered. Bound by Edwin Hutchinson for 1s. 3d., 13 June 1829. (Priv. Corr. XVI.E.6.29). Uniform with a set of A dictionary of quotations from the British poets, G. and W.B. Whittaker, 1824 (q.v.).

Reference Number 4679

Additional Names Hutchinson, Edwin; Whittaker, Treacher & Arnot

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