An introduction to the English tongue being a spelling book. In two parts. The first, consisting of tables of words from one to seven syllables, disposed in a natural and easy Order, for Children to learn to Spell by; being Accented to prevent false Pronunciation. The second, being observations on the sounds of letters, consonants, vowels, and diphthongs: Directions for the true dividing of Syllables; the Use of Capital Letters, Stops, Marks, and various other use of Tables, for the Use of those who have attain'd to a riper Judgment. The second edition, corrected, and very much improv'd; particularly, with the addition of several fables, each adorned with a cut curiously engraved upon copper, for the entertainment and instruction of youth. By N. Bailey

Main Author: Bailey, Nathan
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: London printed for Tho. Cox, at the Lamb under the Royal Exchange. Cornhiller 1733, 1733
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Online Access:
Collection: Eighteenth Century Collections Online / ECCO - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Item Description:Alston, IV.322. - English Short Title Catalog, N17014. - Reproduction of original from Harvard University Houghton Library
Physical Description:Online-Ressource (156p.,plates) 12°