Detail View: Pages from the Past: Pages from the Past

Identifier: 
exws_pages_b02_item50
Title: 
Leaf
Creator: 
Johnson, Samuel, 1709-1784
Date: 
1755
Description: 
From the First Edition of "Dr. Johnson's Dictionary". The full title is: "Dictionary of the English Language: in which the Words are deduced from their Originals, and Illustrated in their Different Significations by Examples from Best Writers. To which are prefixed, A History of the Language, and an English Grammar, by Samuel Johnson, A.M. In Two Volumes. Printed by W. Strahan, for J. and P. Knapton; T. and T. Longman, C. Hitch and L. Hawkes; A. Millar; and J. Dodsley. MDCCLV."
Dimensions: 
19.5 x 16.4 in. (26.7 x 41.7 cm)
Subject: 
Printing--Specimens
Subject: 
detached leaves
Subject: 
dictionaries
Location: 
London (England)
Century: 
Eighteenth century
Contributor: 
Strahan, William, 1715-1785
Language: 
English
Collection: 
Pages from the Past
Type: 
Text
File Format: 
image/jp2
Source: 
Z4 .P33x. Pages from the past : original leaves from rare books and manuscripts. Western Michigan University Special Collections
Publisher: 
Western Michigan University
Rights: 
The digital version is available for education use under ‘Fair Use’ guidelines. For additional permission and further information contact the WMU Libraries: lib-dc@wmich.edu
Digital Date: 
2018