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Reprinted glossaries
Skeat, Walter W. (Walter William), 1835-1912, editor.
Publication Information:
Vaduz : Kraus Reprint, 1965.
Physical Description:
4 volumes in 1. 23 cm.
General Note:
Issued in 4 parts (no. 1, 5, 6, and 23 of the society's Publications, forming vol. II and III, no. 1)

Each part has special t.-p., contents, and index. General title in v. 1 (vol. II of the series)
pt. I. I. North of England words; from 'A tour to the Caves,' by J. H[utton] 1781. II-VI. Provincialisms, by Mr. [W. H.] Marshall: Of east Yorkshire, 1788. Of east Norfolk, 1787. Of the vale of Glocester, 1789. Of the midland counties, 1790. Of west Devonshire, 1796. VII. Glossary of words used in the West Riding of Yorshire; by Dr. Willan, 1811.--pt.II. VIII. Derbyshire lead-mining terms; with a reprint of Manlove's 'Rhymed chronicles'; by T. Tapping. IX. Derbyshire lead-mining terms, by T. Houghton, 1681. X. Derbyshire mining terms, by J. Mawe, 1802. XI. Words used in the isle of Thanet, by J. Lewis, 1736. XII. Words used in Herefordshire, by J. Duncumb, 1804. XIII. Early Scottish glossary, from Duncan's Appendix etymologiæ, 1595. XIV. Various provincialisms, from Hearne's Glossaries. 1724-25.--pt. III. XV-XVI. Collection of English words not generally used, in two alphabetical catalogues, with an account of preparing and refining metals and minerals, by John Ray. XVII. Thoresby's letter to Ray, 1703.

pt. IV. XVIII. Dialectal words from 'Kennett's Parochial antiquities,' 1695. XIX. Wiltshire words, from 'Britton's Beauties of Wiltshire,' 1825; compared with 'Akerman's glossary,' 1842. XX. East-Anglian words, from Spurdens' Supplement to Forby, 1840. XXI. Suffolk words, from Cullum's History of Hawsted, 1813. XXII. East Yorkshire words (supplement) by Mr. Marshall, 1796.
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