See also:English philologist and lexicographer . He compiled a Dictionarium Britannicum: a more compleat universal etymological English
See also:dictionary than any extant, bearing the date 1730, but supposed to have been published in 1721 . This was a
See also:great improvement on all previous attempts, and formed the basis of Dr
See also:Johnson's great
See also:work .
See also:Bailey, who was a Seventh-
See also:day Baptist (admitted 1691), had a school at Stepney, near
See also:London, and was the author of Dictionarium Domesticum and several other educational
See also:works . He died on the 27th of
See also:June 1742 .
BAILEY (said to be a corruption of Ballium by some,...
PHILIP JAMES BAILEY (1816-1902)
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