Universal dictionary of the English language : a new and original work presenting for convenient reference the orthography, pronunciation, meaning, use, origin and development of every word in the English language; together with condensed explanations of fifty thousand important subjects and an exhaustive encyclopædia of all the arts and sciences; profusely illustrated /
edited by Robert Hunter, A.M., F.G.S. (English edition), and Prof. Charles Morris (American edition); with the assistance of the following eminent specialists: Prof. Thomas H. Huxley, F.R.S.; Prof. Richard A. Proctor; Prof. A. Estoclet; John A. Williams, A.B., Trinity College, Oxford; Sir John Stainer, Mus.Doc.; John Francis Walker, A.M., F.C.S.; T. Davies, F.G.S.; Prof. Seneca Egbert, M.D., Medico-Chirurgical College, Philadelphia; William Harkness, F.I.C., F.R.M.S.; Marcus Benjamin, Ph.D., Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C., and one hundred others.