Nares' Glossary

Nares’ Glossary


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[002141] Nares, Robert. A Glossary; or Collection of Words, Phrases, Names and Allusions to Customs, Proverbs, Etc, Which Have Been Thought to Require Illustration in the Works of English Authors Particularly Shakespeare and His Contemporaries. London: Reeves and Turner, 1888. Reprint. 8vo. Hardback. Good+ / No Jacket. Two volumes complete – Volume One – ix, [1], 476pp and Volume Two – [3], 478-981pp, [3]. Original cloth, original paper title label to spines.

Spines slightly faded, small nick to foot of spine of volume one, slightly rubbed, light scoring to fore-edge of upper cover of volume two, internally quite bright and clean