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LOBO (Daniel). A Nomenclature; or, Dictionary, in English, French, Spanish, and German, of the principle articles manufactured in this kingdom; more particularly those in the hardware and cutlery trades; the goods imported and exported, and nautical terms. Interspersed with phrases peculiar to trade and commerce in general, &c. &c. By Daniel Lobo, notary publick, and translator of the modern languages.1776

London: Printed for the Editor, First edition, 4to (230 x 185 mm), vii, [1], 172, [4, appendix]pp., ex-Mercantile library with neat stamp to title page, some minor chipping to blank margins of half-title, text age toned, recent half calf, marbled boards, red morocco spine label lettered in gilt. "Designed as a polyglot dictionary for commercial traders, and includes words associated with manufacture and commerce as well as nautical terms. Arranged alphabetically."—Alston. Alston II, 122; ESTC locates 3 copies in the UK and 3 in North America.

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