Read and Download Samuel Johnson book A Dictionary of the English Language, Vol. 1 of 2 in PDF, EPub, Mobi, Kindle online. Free book TA Dictionary of the English Language, Vol. 1 of 2. This book was released on 2017-02-19 with total page 1100 pages. Book excerpt: Excerpt from A Dictionary of the English Language, Vol. 1 of 2: In Which the Words Are Deduced From Their Originals, and Illustrated in Their Different Significations by Examples From the Best Writers; To Which Are Prefixed, a History of the Language, and an English Grammar Of the Saxon poetry fome fpecimen is neceffary, though our ignorance of the laws of their metre and the quantities of their fyllables, which it would be very difficult, perhaps impoﬂible, to recover, ex cludes us from that pleafure which the old bards undoubtedly gave to their contemporaries. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.