A short treatise on the English tongue: Being an attempt to render the reading and pronunciation of the same more easy to foreigners.

Title

A short treatise on the English tongue: Being an attempt to render the reading and pronunciation of the same more easy to foreigners.

Author

Sharp, Granville, 1735-1813.

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A short treatise on the English tongue: Being an attempt to render the reading and pronunciation of the same more easy to foreigners. Sharp, Granville, 1735-1813. xviii,30,[12],9,[1]p. ; 8⁰. London :: printed for R. Horsfield, and I. Allix, 1767.

Note: Anonymous. By Granville Sharp.

Note: Final 9pp. contain "An appendix, containing a brief account of the chief peculiarities of the English consonants".

Note: With a half-title.

Note: [5] leaves contain, 'A table or Index of the words, .. '.

Note: Reproduction of original from the British Library.

Note: English Short Title Catalog, ESTCT8397.

Note: Electronic data. Farmington Hills, Mich. : Thomson Gale, 2003. Page image (PNG). Digitized image of the microfilm version produced in Woodbridge, CT by Research Publications, 1982-2002 (later known as Primary Source Microfilm, an imprint of the Gale Group).