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Cyclopædia, or, An universal dictionary of arts and sciences : containing the definitions of the terms, and accounts of the things signify'd thereby, in the several arts, both liberal and mechanical, and the several sciences, human and divine : the figures, kinds, properties, productions, preparations, and uses, of things natural and artificial : the rise, progress, and state of things ecclesiastical, civil, military, and commercial : with the several systems, sects, opinions, &c : among philosophers, divines, mathematicians, physicians, antiquaries, criticks, &c : the whole intended as a course of antient and modern learning

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Chambers, Ephraim, 1680 (ca.)-1740
Cyclopædia, or, An universal dictionary of arts and sciences : containing the definitions of the terms, and accounts of the things signify'd thereby, in the several arts, both liberal and mechanical, and the several sciences, human and divine : the figures, kinds, properties, productions, preparations, and uses, of things natural and artificial : the rise, progress, and state of things ecclesiastical, civil, military, and commercial : with the several systems, sects, opinions, &c : among philosophers, divines, mathematicians, physicians, antiquaries, criticks, &c : the whole intended as a course of antient and modern learning
The First Volume
Printed for J. and J. Knapton [and 18 others], 1728
2 v. : ill. (some folded) ; 41 cm.

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[Frontispiece]

[Title page] Cyclopædia, or, An universal dictionary of arts and sciences : containing the definitions of the terms, and accounts of the things signify'd thereby, in the several arts, both liberal and mechanical, and the several sciences, human and divine : the figures, kinds, properties, productions, preparations, and uses, of things natural and artificial : the rise, progress, and state of things ecclesiastical, civil, military, and commercial : with the several systems, sects, opinions, &c : among philosophers, divines, mathematicians, physicians, antiquaries, criticks, &c : the whole intended as a course of antient and modern learning

[Dedication] To the king, Chambers, Ephraim

The preface, pp. I [i]-xxx

Errata, p. xxx

A list of the subscribers

A - accumulation, pp. 1-20

Accursed - aerometry, pp. 21-40

Ærugo - algorithm, pp. 41-60 ff.

Alguazil - anagram, pp. 61-82

Analecta - antimony, pp. 83-109

Antinomasy - arbor, pp. 110-128 ff.

Arboreus - artery, pp. *125-144

Arterial - attaching, pp. 145-169

Attachiamenta - azymus, pp. 170-184

B - beer, pp. 75-94

Beglerbeg - bomb, pp. 95-114

Bombard - burning, pp. 115-134

Burnishing - bylaws, pp. 135-137

C - capillary, pp. 137-152

Capillation - catholick, pp. 153-172

Catholicon - changes, pp. 173-192

Channel - chorus, pp. 193-212

Chose - clause, pp. 213-232

Clausum - coining, pp. 233-252

Coition - commendam, pp. 253-272

Commensurable - concealers, pp. 273-292

Concentration - consonant, pp. 293-310

Consort - corporal, pp. 311-330

Corporation - crown, pp. 331-350

Crowned - czar, pp. 351-368

D - delirium, pp. 161-180

Delivery - diagram, pp. 181-199

Diagram - dionysiaca, pp. 199-218

Diopter - dom, pp. 219-238

Domain - dysuria, pp. 239-258

E - editor, pp. 259-278

Education - embryo, pp. 279-298

Embryothlastes - eon, pp. 299-318

Epacts - equinox, pp. 319-338

Equipage - exchange, pp. 339-358

Exchequer - Ezra, pp. 359-380

F - fenestra, pp. 1-20

Fennel - fish, pp. 21-41

Fish-garth - fluids, pp. 42-60

Flummery - fortune, pp. 61-80

Forum - friction, pp. 81-100

Fridstoll - future, pp. 101-112

G - geneology, pp. 113-132

General - glacis, pp. 133-149

Glade - gold, pp. 150-170

Golden - guest-takers, pp. 171-190

Guet - gyromancy, pp. 191-198

H - head, pp. 197-217

Healfang - hemp, pp. 218-237

Hendecagon - hoof, pp. 238-249

Hook - hyacinth, pp. 250-269

Hyacinthia - hyth, pp. 270-282 ff.

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