Boston: Lincoln & Edmands, 1831. 276 pages. Woodcut illustrations. Sixteenmo ( 6 x 3 1/2 inches); leather backed boards; some cover wear; foxing and staining throughout. Item #1641
Fourth edition. This copy inscribed "Miss Susan Lamson, from her aff. Pastor, The Author." Malcom was a prolific Baptist clergyman, author and educator, who became president of Georgetown College, Kentucky and later Lewisburg University (now Bucknell University). His Dictionary passed through numerous editions and he continued to revise and enlarge it for thirty years.