An American Dictionary of the English Language
|Title||An American Dictionary of the English Language|
|Description||Noah Webster's American Dictionary of the English Language was first published in 1828. This 1841 edition, Webster's personal copy, contains handwritten annotations throughout, such as his enhancement of the definition of "lunch" to include a verb form: "to take a lunch or occasional refreshment."|
|Source||Rare Book Division|
|Relation||New Haven, CT|
Noah Webster, “An American Dictionary of the English Language,” Lunch Hour NYC, accessed December 13, 2017, http://exhibitions.nypl.org/lunchhour/items/show/414.