The Complete Dictionary of Arts and Sciences was an encyclopedia edited by . It is notable for being published in Coventry – the first English encyclopedia published outside London. Publication began in April 1765 with the issuance of the first of what were eventually 150 three-page sheets that were eventually collected into a folio dated 1764–1766.

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  • The Complete Dictionary of Arts and Sciences was an encyclopedia edited by . It is notable for being published in Coventry – the first English encyclopedia published outside London. Publication began in April 1765 with the issuance of the first of what were eventually 150 three-page sheets that were eventually collected into a folio dated 1764–1766. Other contributors included who provided articles on medicine, anatomy and chemistry, and who provided articles on mathematics. Nevertheless, the work was largely a plagiarization of Ephraim Chambers' Cyclopaedia, or a Universal Dictionary of Arts and Sciences. (en)
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  • The Complete Dictionary of Arts and Sciences was an encyclopedia edited by . It is notable for being published in Coventry – the first English encyclopedia published outside London. Publication began in April 1765 with the issuance of the first of what were eventually 150 three-page sheets that were eventually collected into a folio dated 1764–1766. (en)
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