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BOHN'S ILLUSTRATED LIBRARY.

12. WHITE'S NATURAL HISTORY OF SELBORNE, with Notes by Sir War

JARDINE and others, edited, with large additions, by E. JESSE, Esq. With 40

highly-finished Wood Engravings (Coloured, 7s. 6d.) 13. DIDRON'S CHRISTIAN ICONOGRAPHY, with 150 beautiful Engravings. In

2 Vols. Vol. I. 14. REDDING ON WINES. New and Revised Edition, with 20 beautiful Woodcuts. 15 & 16. ALLEN'S BATTLES OF THE BRITISH NAVY. New Edition. Enlarged

the Author. Numerous fine Portraits on Steel. 2 Vols. 17 & 18. ROME IN THE NINETEENTH CENTURY. Fifth Edition, in 2 Vols.,

with 34 fine Steel Engravings, and Index. 19. MAXWELL'S VICTORIES OF WELLINGTON AND THE BRITISH ARMIES,

with Engravings on Steel. 23. LIFE OF WELLINGTON, by “An Old SOLDIER,” compiled from the materials of

Maxwell, and continued by an eminent Author, with an Account of the Funeral.

With 18 highly finishel Engravings on Steel. 21. MARY AND WM. HOWITT'S STORIES OF ENGLISH AND FOREIGN LIFE,

with 20 beautiful Steel Engravings. 22. BECHSTEIN'S CAGE and CHAMBER BIRDS, including Sweet's Warblers.

New Edition, greatly enlarged, numerous Plates (or Coloured, 7s. 6d.) 23. NORWAY AND ITS SCENERY, comprising PRICE's Journal, with large Addi

tions and a Road Book. Edited by Thos. FORESTER, Esq. With 22 Illustrations, beaulifully Engraved on Steel by Lucas.

* The Road Book is sold separately, price 28. 24. CHINA: PICTORIAL, DESCRIPTIVE, AND HISTORICAL, with some account

of Ava and the Burmese, Siam and Assam. Illustrated by nearly 100 Engravings

on IVood. 25. PICTORIAL HANDBOOK OF LONDON, comprising its Antiquities, Architec

ture, Arts, Manufactures, Trade, Social, Literary, and Scientific Institutions,

Exhibitions, and Galleries of Art. With 205 Engravings on wood, and large Map.! 25. MARY HOWITT'S PICTORIAL CALENDAR OF THE SEASONS, exhibiting

the Pleasures, Pursuits, and Characteristics of Country Life, for every Month in the Year; and embodying the whole of AIKEN's Calendar of Nature. Upwards

of 100 Ilustrations. 27. DANTE, translated into English Verse by I. C. WRIGHT, M.A. Third Edition, care

fully revised. Portrait and 34 Illustrations on Steel, after FLAXMAN. 28 & 29. MUDIE'S BRITISH BIRDS, or History of the Feathered Tribes of the

British Islands. Fifth Edition, revised by W. C. L. MARTIN, Esq. Complete in 2 Vols., with 52 figures of Birds, and 7 additional Plates of Eggs. (Or, with the

Plates Coloured, 7s. 6d. per Vol.) 30. TASSO'S JERUSALEM DELIVERED, translated into English Spenserian verse,

with a Life of the Author by J. H. WIFFEN. Fourth Edition. 24 Engravings by

THURSTON on Wood, and 8 on Steel. 31. INDIA : PICTORIAL, DESCRIPTIVE, and HISTORICAL, from the Earliest

Times to the Present. Illustrated by upwards of 100 Engravings on Wood, and

Map of Hindoostan. 32. NICOLINI'S HISTORY OF THE JESUITS: their Origin, Progress, Doctrines,

and Designs. Portraits of Loyola, Lainez, Xavier, Borgia, Acquaviva, Père

la Chaise, Ricci, and Pope Ganganelli. 33. ROBINSON CRUSOE, with Illustrations by STOTHARD and HARVEY, 12 beautiful

Engravings on Steel, and 74 on Wood. 34. WALKER'S MANLY EXERCISES; containing Skating, Riding, Driving, Shooting,

Sailing, Rowing, Swimming, &c. Revised by “CRAVEN.” Tenth Edition, with

44 Plates and numerous Woodcuts. 35. MILLER'S HISTORY OF THE ANGLO-SAXONS, on the basis of SHARON

TURNER. With Index, Portrait of Alfred, Map of Saxon Britain, and 12 Engra

vings on steel after Harvey. 36. MICHAEL ANGELO AND RAPHAEL, THEIR LIVES AND WORKS.

By DUPPA and QUATREMERE DE QUINCY. With 13 highly-finished Engravings,

including the Cartoons. 37. WALTON'S COMPLETE ANGLER; with Notes practical and historical. Edited

by ED. JESSE and HENRY G. Bonn.' Embellished with 203 Engravings on Wood,

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OF

OBSOLETE AND PROVINCIAL ENGLISH,

CONTAINING

WORDS FROM THE ENGLISH WRITERS PREVIOUS TO THE NINETEENTH

CENTURY WHICH ARE NO LONGER IN USE, OR ARE

NOT USED IN THE SAME SENSE.

AND WORDS WHICH ARE NOW USED ONLY IN

THE PROVINCIAL DIALECTS.

COMPILED BY

THOMAS WRIGHT, Esq., M.A., F.S.A., H.M.R.S.L., &c.,

CORRESPONDING MEMBER OF THE INSTITUTE OF FRANCE.

IN TWO VOLUMES.

VOL. I. A-F.

LONDON:

HENRY G. BOHN, YORK STREET, COVENT GARDEN.

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