KAY, R. Writing-Master, and Teacher, of English Grammar, Newcastle.

THE NEW PRECEPTOR, or, Young Lady's and Gentleman's True Instructor in the Rudiments of the English Tongue. Containing Rules for Pronunciation, with Lessons from One to Two and more Syllables to elucidate them; methodically digested, and adorned with Emblematical Cuts, to gain the attention of the Young of both Sexes. 1801.
Author KAY, R. Writing-Master, and Teacher, of English Grammar, Newcastle.
Title THE NEW PRECEPTOR, or, Young Lady's and Gentleman's True Instructor in the Rudiments of the English Tongue. Containing Rules for Pronunciation, with Lessons from One to Two and more Syllables to elucidate them; methodically digested, and adorned with Emblematical Cuts, to gain the attention of the Young of both Sexes.
Published Newcastle. M. Angus & Son. 1801.
Stock Code 11381
Description vii,[2], 10-104pp.Woodcut of the Newcastle arms to the title, and eight small woodcuts within the text, all by Thomas Bewick; plus two woodcuts devices (the same repeated). Contemporary (?) half red sheep over cloth. 12mo. Light browning; binding a little rubbed and worn; but a very good copy. Tattersfield TB 2.430.
£350.00