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The British grammar

Buchanan, James

The British grammar

or, an essay, in four parts, towards speaking and writing the English language grammatically, and inditing elegantly, for the use of schools, and of private young gentlemen and ladies. [Three lines in Latin from Cicero].

by Buchanan, James

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Published by Printed by Nathaniel Coverly, for John Norman, and sold at his shop, near the Boston-stone in Boston .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesEighteenth century -- reel 1515, no. 21.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Paginationxxx,281[i.e., 282]p.
Number of Pages282
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17049830M

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The British grammar book

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