Webster's International dictionary of the English language; being the authentic edition of Webster's unabridged dictionary, comprising the issues of 1864, 1879, and 1884 thoroughly rev. and much enl. under the supervision of Noah Porter ... with a
Webster's International dictionary of the English language; being the authentic edition of Webster's unabridged dictionary, comprising the issues of 1864, 1879, and 1884 thoroughly rev. and much enl. under the supervision of Noah Porter ... with a...
Very Good. Reference History Edition. 2415 pp., lg folio. Leather hardcover. Revised & enlarged edition. Includes an appendix, a reference history & supplement of 25, 000 words and phrases. Scuffing, soiling & edgewear to boards. Creasing to joints. Shelfwear to spine ends. Soiling, peeling, cocking & shaking to spine but binding holding. Discoloration & some soiling to textblock edges. Some sm tears scattered to mostly clean & crisp textblock.
Fair. This is a very large book (approximately 2500 pages, hard bound), so additional shipping charges will apply. Cover shows serious wear, including bumped corners, rubbing, scuffing and scratches. Text block is mostly solid, and with the exception of a couple of plates at the front, all pages seem firmly attached to the text block. Front cover is about 50% split from spine at the gutter. Size: Folio-over 12 in-15 in tall. Year: 1909.
Very Good. No Jacket. 2177pp. + 238pp. supplement. Tan cloth hardcover with title in gilt on spine. Some chipping to title on spine. Light stain to spine, as well. First free end paper and a page of maps have chipping and fraying and have come loose. Tightly bound. Contents clean and unmarked. May require extra postage due to size.
Fair/Near Fine. 4to-over 9¾"-12" tall Full-Leather cover is rubbed and chipped, front cover detached but present. Small tears to top of pages, contents otherwise tight and in Very Good condition. Eight color plates in front, nice engraved frontispiece, small engravings throughout. Marbled endpapers and fore-edges. Title page continues: Being the authentic edition of Webster's unabridged dictionary, comprising the issues of 1864, 1879. and 1884 thoroughly revised and much enlarged under the supervision of Noah Porter, D.D., LL. D. with a voluminous appendix to which in now added a supplement of twenty-five thousand words and phrases W. T. Harris, Ph. D. LL. D. Editor in Chief. Extra large, heavy book. Digital photos available of any book, just email us a request.
, vol.2 has detached front cover, otherwise vols. In similar condition, corners scuffed, head and tail of spine rubbed with chips and small tears at either side, paper to boards chipped and worn with all edges bare and a number of small holes in paper, sp. Hardback. 2011 pages with, 98 introductory pages and a 238 page supplement, both volumes are illustrated throughout with figures in text, vol.1 has a tissue guarded frontispiece portrait and vol.2 has an 80 page classified selection of pictorial illustrations. Folio (over 12-15 inches tall)
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