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PMM 171     
“The First English Encyclopaedia Arranged in Alphabetical Order”
“The First Technical Dictionary in Any Language”
Harris, John. Lexicon technicum: Or, an universal English dictionary of arts and sciences.... London: Dan. Brown, Tim. Godwin, John Walthoe, & others, 1708 [& 1710]. Folio (40.2 cm, 15.875"). 2 vols. I: Frontis., [449] ff.; 5 plts. (of 7 called for); illus. II: [316] ff. (lacking 2 ff. (Pp. 3–4)), 44 pp., [5] ff., 120 pp., [31] ff.; 7 plts.; illus.
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