An English dictionary, explaining the difficult terms that are used in divinity, husbandry, physick, philosophy, law, navigation, mathematicks, and other arts and sciences. Containing many thousands of hard words (and proper names of places) more than are in any other dictionary or expositor . Together with the etymological derivation of them from their proper fountain, whether Hebrew, Greek, Latin, French, or any other language.
In a method more comprehensive than any that is extant.
By E Coles, school master and teach of the tongue to foreigners.
It has a publication date of 1692. There is a dedication on the title page dated 1855.
The covers are detached. The title page is stuck to the front board, which is probably not original, with fabric. The back board is leather covered and could be original, as could the remnants of the spine which is a again covered with fabric.
The remainder of the book is intact but with yellowed pages. A name has been written at the top of the first A page.