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Title:
Anecdotes of the English language : chiefly regarding the local dialect of London and its environs; whence it will appear that the natives of the metropolis and its vicinities have not corrupted the language of their ancestors ; in a letter from Samuel Pegge ; to an old acquaintance, and co-fellow of the Society of antiquaries, London ; to which is added, a supplement to Grose's "Provincial glossary".
Author:
Pegge, Samuel, 1733-1800.
Personal Author:
Edition:
The third edition, enlarged and cor. / Edited by the Rev. Henry Christmas.
Publication Information:
London : Printed by J.B. Nicholos and Son, 1844.
Physical Description:
xx, 410 pages ; 24 cm
General Note:
Includes index.

Notice of the life of Samuel Pegge: p. [vii]-xii.

Testimonials: p. [xiv]-xx.
Language:
English
Format :
Book