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GRAMMAR COBBETT (WILLIAM) A Grammar of the English Language, In a Series of Letters. Intended for the Use of Schools and of Young Persons in General; but, more especially for the Use of Soldiers, Sailors, Apprentices and Plough-boys
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GRAMMAR
COBBETT (WILLIAM) A Grammar of the English Language, In a Series of Letters. Intended for the Use of Schools and of Young Persons in General; but, more especially for the Use of Soldiers, Sailors, Apprentices and Plough-boys, untrimmed, modern boards, Thomas Dolby, 1819--MURRAY (LINDLEY) Lindley Murray examined: Or, An Address...In which Several Absurdities, Contradictions, and Grammatical Errors in Mr. Murray's Grammar are Pointed Out, disbound, Oxford, for the Author by J. Munday, [1809]--CARPENTER (THOMAS) The Scholar's Spelling Assistant, [edition not on COPAC], Longman, 1857--WOOD (H.T.) Changes in the English Language, Between the Publication of Wiclif's Bible and that of the Authorised Version, label of the Greenock Library, Macmillan, 1870--WRIGHT (JOSEPH) and ELIZABETH MARY WRIGHT. An Elementary Old English Grammar, Oxford, Clarendon Press, 1935, publisher's cloth--HOTTEN (JOHN CAMDEN) The Slang Dictionary; Or, The Vulgar Words, Street Phrases, and "Fast" Expressions of High and Low Society, contemporary half morocco, J.C. Hotten, 1869--BINNS (JOHN) Exercises, Instructive and Entertaining, in False English, written with a view to Perfect Youth in their Mother Tongue, as well as to Enlarge their Ideas in General, and give them a Relish for what is Ornamental, Useful and Good, some annotations in pencil, ownership inscription "William Spencer April 24th 1818" on title, another ownership inscription on preface, title loose, upper cover detached, Leeds, Edward Baines for John Heaton, 1813--The English Vocabulary, or Spelling Book, with the Meaning annexed to each Word, for the Use of Ackworth School, sixth edition, ownership inscription of "Samuel Oughton...Staffordshire, 1850", 1815--DALTON (JOHN) Elements of English Grammar, inscribed "Josh. Garnetts, the gift of his worthy friend Mr. Lewis Legge Junr., 1803" on initial blank, advertisement leaf at end, W.J. and J. Richardson, 1801, unless mentioned contemporary calf, worn, 12mo and 8vo; and 6 others (15)
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