This page includes definitions for fag end ('the latter end of cloth'), and fairy ('a terrible elf...in human shape, fabled to haunt houses in companies to dance and revel in the night-time'.
Taken from: Dictionarium Britannicum Author / Creator: Bailey, Nathan Publisher: T. Cox, London Date: 1730 Copyright: By permission of the British Library Board Shelfmark: 625.k.7
Dictionarium Britannicum - title page
Dictionarium Britannicum - Fag ends and fairies
Dictionarium Britannicum - Pediculation
Dictionarium Britannicum - Transcendence to Transmutation