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The Resource An American selection of lessons, in reading and speaking : calculated to improve the minds and refine the taste of youth : to which are prefixed rules in elocution, and directions for expressing the principal passions of the mind : being the third part of A grammatical institute of the English language, by Noah Webster, Jun., author of "Dissertations on the English language," "Collection of essays and fugitive writings," "The prompter," &c

An American selection of lessons, in reading and speaking : calculated to improve the minds and refine the taste of youth : to which are prefixed rules in elocution, and directions for expressing the principal passions of the mind : being the third part of A grammatical institute of the English language, by Noah Webster, Jun., author of "Dissertations on the English language," "Collection of essays and fugitive writings," "The prompter," &c

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An American selection of lessons, in reading and speaking : calculated to improve the minds and refine the taste of youth : to which are prefixed rules in elocution, and directions for expressing the principal passions of the mind : being the third part of A grammatical institute of the English language
Title
An American selection of lessons, in reading and speaking
Title remainder
calculated to improve the minds and refine the taste of youth : to which are prefixed rules in elocution, and directions for expressing the principal passions of the mind : being the third part of A grammatical institute of the English language
Statement of responsibility
by Noah Webster, Jun., author of "Dissertations on the English language," "Collection of essays and fugitive writings," "The prompter," &c
Title variation
Webster's American selection
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
PVU
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Label
An American selection of lessons, in reading and speaking : calculated to improve the minds and refine the taste of youth : to which are prefixed rules in elocution, and directions for expressing the principal passions of the mind : being the third part of A grammatical institute of the English language, by Noah Webster, Jun., author of "Dissertations on the English language," "Collection of essays and fugitive writings," "The prompter," &c
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • The Grammatical institute comprised three parts: a Speller, a Grammar, and a Selection of readings, each of which developed into a separate publication
  • "Published according to act of Congress."
  • Error in pagination; p. 219 misprinted 119
  • Table of contents, [3] p. at end
Dimensions
18 cm.
Extent
236, [3] p.
Note
Quarter sheep and pale green paper over boards. Scribbling on boards. Inscription dated 1839 on page facing t.p. UCLA copy incomplete; p. 139-140 wanting. Ex libris Olive Percival.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)30632522
  • ucoclc30632522
Label
An American selection of lessons, in reading and speaking : calculated to improve the minds and refine the taste of youth : to which are prefixed rules in elocution, and directions for expressing the principal passions of the mind : being the third part of A grammatical institute of the English language, by Noah Webster, Jun., author of "Dissertations on the English language," "Collection of essays and fugitive writings," "The prompter," &c
Publication
Note
  • The Grammatical institute comprised three parts: a Speller, a Grammar, and a Selection of readings, each of which developed into a separate publication
  • "Published according to act of Congress."
  • Error in pagination; p. 219 misprinted 119
  • Table of contents, [3] p. at end
Dimensions
18 cm.
Extent
236, [3] p.
Note
Quarter sheep and pale green paper over boards. Scribbling on boards. Inscription dated 1839 on page facing t.p. UCLA copy incomplete; p. 139-140 wanting. Ex libris Olive Percival.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)30632522
  • ucoclc30632522

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