The new world of English words: or, a general dictionary: containing the interpretations of such hard words as are derived from other languages

Publication Date1658
Remainderwhether Hebrew, Arabick, Syriack, Greek, Latin, Italian, French, Spanish, British, Dutch, Saxon, &c. their etymologies and perfect definitions: together with all those terms that relate to the arts and sciences; ... To which are added the significations of proper names, mythology, and poetical fictions, historical relations, geographical descriptions of most countries and cities of the world; especially of these three nations wherein their chiefest antiquities, battles, and other most memorable passages are mentioned; as also all other subjects that are useful, and appertain to our English language. A work very necessary for strangers, as well as our own countrymen, for all persons that would rightly understand what they discourse, write, or read. Collected and published by E.P. For the greater honour of those learned gentlemen and artists that have been asistant in the most practical sciences, their names are affixed in the next page
Extent[360] p., [1] leaf of plates
Publisherprinted by E. Tyler, for Nath. Brooke at the sign of the Angel in Cornhill



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