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The Resource Newbery's spelling dictionary of the English language, on a new plan : for the use of young gentlemen, ladies, and foreigners : published by the King's authority : to which is prefixed, a compendious English grammar : with a concise historical account of the language : and at the end is added, rules for speaking and writing English, and directions for addressing persons of distinction

Newbery's spelling dictionary of the English language, on a new plan : for the use of young gentlemen, ladies, and foreigners : published by the King's authority : to which is prefixed, a compendious English grammar : with a concise historical account of the language : and at the end is added, rules for speaking and writing English, and directions for addressing persons of distinction

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Newbery's spelling dictionary of the English language, on a new plan : for the use of young gentlemen, ladies, and foreigners : published by the King's authority : to which is prefixed, a compendious English grammar : with a concise historical account of the language : and at the end is added, rules for speaking and writing English, and directions for addressing persons of distinction
Title
Newbery's spelling dictionary of the English language, on a new plan
Title remainder
for the use of young gentlemen, ladies, and foreigners : published by the King's authority : to which is prefixed, a compendious English grammar : with a concise historical account of the language : and at the end is added, rules for speaking and writing English, and directions for addressing persons of distinction
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
CLU
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Newbery's spelling dictionary of the English language, on a new plan : for the use of young gentlemen, ladies, and foreigners : published by the King's authority : to which is prefixed, a compendious English grammar : with a concise historical account of the language : and at the end is added, rules for speaking and writing English, and directions for addressing persons of distinction
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Publication
Note
  • Approximate dates established from Brown, P. London publishers and printers c. 1800-1870, p. 170
  • "[Price One Shilling bound]"
  • "A letter from a father to his daughter, containing very easy rules for speaking and writing English": p. 300-307
  • "How to direct letters to, and address persons of distinction, either in writing or discourse": p. 308-319
  • "Some necessary orthographical directions for writing correctly, and when to use capital letters, and when not": p. 319-320
  • Attribution to Newbery may be erroneous; cf. Roscoe, S. Newbery, J268
Dimensions
11 cm.
Extent
320 p.
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: Calf over boards; spine tooled in gold. Hinges weak. Price, in letterpress at foot of t.p., is struck out by hand in UCLA copy. Inscription in ink on upper paste-down, with first part scratched out: ... West, 18 Feb. Annotation in pencil on upper paste-down: 1802.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)33128360
  • ucoclc33128360
Label
Newbery's spelling dictionary of the English language, on a new plan : for the use of young gentlemen, ladies, and foreigners : published by the King's authority : to which is prefixed, a compendious English grammar : with a concise historical account of the language : and at the end is added, rules for speaking and writing English, and directions for addressing persons of distinction
Publication
Note
  • Approximate dates established from Brown, P. London publishers and printers c. 1800-1870, p. 170
  • "[Price One Shilling bound]"
  • "A letter from a father to his daughter, containing very easy rules for speaking and writing English": p. 300-307
  • "How to direct letters to, and address persons of distinction, either in writing or discourse": p. 308-319
  • "Some necessary orthographical directions for writing correctly, and when to use capital letters, and when not": p. 319-320
  • Attribution to Newbery may be erroneous; cf. Roscoe, S. Newbery, J268
Dimensions
11 cm.
Extent
320 p.
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: Calf over boards; spine tooled in gold. Hinges weak. Price, in letterpress at foot of t.p., is struck out by hand in UCLA copy. Inscription in ink on upper paste-down, with first part scratched out: ... West, 18 Feb. Annotation in pencil on upper paste-down: 1802.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)33128360
  • ucoclc33128360

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