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A New Introduction to Learning [electronic resource]: Or, a Sure Guide to the English Pronunciation and Orthography : In Plain Prose for the Ease, and Familiar Verse for the Pleasure, as Well as Profit, of the Learner. Containing Much More on Those Subjects Than Any Other Book, in a Method Never Before Attempted; And by Which All Who Can Read May Learn, Without a Teacher, to Speak and Write English as Correctly as They That Have Had a Liberal Education. Contriv'd So as to Amuse and Exercise the Ingenious, Improve and Delight the Less-Knowing, Clearly Instruct the Ignorant, and Allure Youth to a Love of Learning; Tho' Chiefly Design'd for Such Grown Persons as Have Had But a Slender Education, and Are Desirous of Further Improvement. To Make It of General Use Are Added, I. An Alphabetical Collection and Clear Distinction of Above a Thousand Words Nearly Alike in Sound, But Different in Sense and Spelling. II. A Large Table of Words, With Their Meaning, Made Different in Signification by Adding e Final III. An Explanation of Abbreviations, Notes of Reference, and Other Marks Which Often Occur in Books and Writing. By Samuel Hammond, Schoolmaster in Nottingham; Author of the Complete and Comprehensive Spelling-Dictionary

Hammond, Samuel
Format
EBook; Book; Online
Published
Nottingham : printed for the author; by Samuel Creswell, [1750?]
Language
English
Description
80 p. ; 8⁰.
Notes
  • Alston VI.477
  • Reproduction of original from British Library.
Reproduction Notes
Electronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mich. : Cengage Gale, 2009. Available via the World Wide Web. Access limited by licensing agreements. Eighteenth century collections online s2009 miunns
Other Forms
Also available in microfilm (click link to determine reel #).
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English Short Title Catalog, T116588.
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