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" We must in honesty say, that Dr. Ogilvie has not only produced the best English Dictionary that exists, but, so far as the actual state of knowledge permitted, has made some approach toward perfec tion. "
The British Quarterly Review - Page 284
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The Journal of the Royal Geographic Society of London, Volume 46

Royal Geographical Society (Great Britain) - Electronic journals - 1876 - 724 pages
...honesty say that Dr. Ogilvie has not only produced the best Eugli&b Dictionary that exists, bnt to far as the actual state of knowledge permitted, has made some approach towards perfection." — British Quarterly Review. LONDON : BLACKIE AND SON, 6, PATERNOSTER BUILDINGS....
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An Exposition of the Confession of Faith of the Westminster Assembly of Divines

Robert Shaw - Presbyterian Church - 1857 - 404 pages
...imperial 8vo, cloth, £4; or, including the SUPPLEMENT, £4, 17s. 6d.-, also in parts, 2s. 6d. each. " Dr. Ogilvie has not only produced the best English...permitted, has made some approach toward perfection. We scarcely need Ray that the work has our cordial commendation." — British Quarterly Review. " It...
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Edinburgh Essays

University of Edinburgh - English essays - 1857 - 430 pages
...above Two Thousand Engravings on Wood. " Dr. Ogilrie has not only produced the tat English Dictionarv that exists, but, so far as the actual state of knowledge permitted, has made some approach towards perfection. We need scarcely •dd that the work has our cordial commendation."— Srtlisk...
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The Quarterly Review, Volume 118

William Gifford, Sir John Taylor Coleridge, John Gibson Lockhart, Whitwell Elwin, William Macpherson, William Smith, Sir John Murray (IV), Rowland Edmund Prothero (Baron Ernle) - English literature - 1865 - 736 pages
...OGILVIE, LL.D. Illustrated by above 2500 Engravings on Wood. 2 large volumes, imperial 8ro., cloth, 41. ' Dr. Ogilvie has not only produced the best English...permitted, has made some approach toward perfection.' — tiritith Quarterly Rev. The Imperial Bible-Dictionary, HISTORICAL, BIOGRAPHICAL, GEOGRAPIIICAL,...
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Wonders of the Yellowstone Region in the Rocky Mountains: Being a ...

James Richardson - Rocky Mountains - 1874 - 314 pages
...Engravings on wood. Two large vols. imperial 8vo, cloth, £4. The SUPPLEMENT separately, in cloth, 16s. "We must in honesty say, that Dr. Ogilvie has not...knowledge permitted, has made some approach toward perfection."—British Quarterly Review. THE COMPREHENSIVE ENGLISH DICTIONARY, EXPLANATORY, PRONOUNCING,...
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The cabinet of Irish literature, with biogr. sketches and literary notices ...

Charles Anderton Read - 1880 - 394 pages
...satīsfacier} Dictionary, on a large scale, hitherto before the British public. . . ." — Scotsman. " We must in honesty say, that Dr. Ogilvie has not only...permitted, has made some approach toward perfection." — BritUh Quarterly Review. Complete in 14 parts, super-royal 8vo, zs. each ; or I large vol. cloth,...
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Elementary Treatise on Natural Philosophy, Volume 1

Augustin Privat-Deschanel - 1880 - 284 pages
...cloth, imperial 8vo, £A; half-morocoo, £4, 15s. *«- The SUPPLEMENT separately, in cloth, 16s. " We must in honesty say, that Dr. Ogilvie has not only...knowledge permitted, has made some approach toward perfec tion." — British Quarterly Review. " A work which, from the experience of years, we can pronounce...
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Reference Catalogue of Current Literature, Volume 2

English literature - 1880 - 1090 pages
...imperial 8vo, 2888 pages, cloth, £4; half-morocco, £i, 15*. " Dr. Ogilrie has not only produced the beat English Dictionary that exists, but so far as the...permitted, has made some approach toward perfection. — Brit. Quart, liev. "A wort which, from the experience of years, we can pronounce to be on the whole...
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Elementary Treatise on Natural Philosophy, Part 1

Augustin Privat-Deschanel - Electricity - 1880 - 1176 pages
...honesty say, that Dr. Ogilvie baa not only produced the beat English Dictionary that existe. bat, ao far as the actual state of knowledge permitted, has made some approach toward perfec lion." — Britith Quai-ttrly Ham. " A work which, from the experience of yean, we can pronounce...
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The British Quarterly Review, Volumes 17-18

Henry Allon - Christianity - 1853 - 620 pages
...Ogilvie has not only produced the best English dictionary that exists, but, so far as the actual state ot knowledge permitted, has made some approach toward...correct what was wrong, and supply what was wanting in ^ebster, in order to adapt the new work to the present state of literature, science, and art. Accordingly,...
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