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A 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 wh [Price One Shilling Bound.] ich is prefixed, A Compendious English Grammar; With a concise Historical Account of the Language. And at the end are added, Rules for Speaking and Writing English, and Directions for Addressing Persons of Distinction. [Price One Shilling Bound.] 1786.
Title A 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 wh [Price One Shilling Bound.] ich is prefixed, A Compendious English Grammar; With a concise Historical Account of the Language. And at the end are added, Rules for Speaking and Writing English, and Directions for Addressing Persons of Distinction. [Price One Shilling Bound.]
Published London. T. Carnan. 1786.
Stock Code 13953
Description 336 pages. Recently rebound in full calf, with a red label to the spine. 108 x 70 mm. Little browning to the edges of the title-page and the last leaf; else a very good, clean copy. See Roscoe J268[14]. This would appear to be the last edition of this work. However, copies are very scarce.
£300.00