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The Resource The American spelling book: : containing an easy standard of pronunciation. Being the first part of A grammatical institute of the English language. To which is added, an appendix, containing a moral catechism and a federal catechism., By Noah Webster, Jun. Esquire. Author of "Dissertations on the English language," "Collection of essays and fugitive writings," &c, (electronic resource)

The American spelling book: : containing an easy standard of pronunciation. Being the first part of A grammatical institute of the English language. To which is added, an appendix, containing a moral catechism and a federal catechism., By Noah Webster, Jun. Esquire. Author of "Dissertations on the English language," "Collection of essays and fugitive writings," &c, (electronic resource)

Label
The American spelling book: : containing an easy standard of pronunciation. Being the first part of A grammatical institute of the English language. To which is added, an appendix, containing a moral catechism and a federal catechism.
Title
The American spelling book:
Title remainder
containing an easy standard of pronunciation. Being the first part of A grammatical institute of the English language. To which is added, an appendix, containing a moral catechism and a federal catechism.
Statement of responsibility
By Noah Webster, Jun. Esquire. Author of "Dissertations on the English language," "Collection of essays and fugitive writings," &c
Title variation
  • An easy standard of pronunciation
  • Easy standard of pronunciation
Creator
Contributor
Printer
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
PPL
Citation location within source
  • 29852
  • 37
Citation source
  • Evans
  • Skeel, E.E.F. Webster
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1758-1843
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Webster, Noah
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1727-1795
  • 1766-1851
  • 1749-1831
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Stiles, Ezra
  • Andrews, Ebenezer Turrell
  • Thomas, Isaiah
  • Thomas & Andrews
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Webster, Noah
  • English language
  • English language
Label
The American spelling book: : containing an easy standard of pronunciation. Being the first part of A grammatical institute of the English language. To which is added, an appendix, containing a moral catechism and a federal catechism., By Noah Webster, Jun. Esquire. Author of "Dissertations on the English language," "Collection of essays and fugitive writings," &c, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • In Library Company of Philadelphia EAI Supplement
  • First published under title: A grammatical institute of the English language ... part I
  • Frontispiece portrait of Noah Webster
  • Dedicated to Ezra Stiles
  • Signatures: A-N6 (A1 recto blank)
  • Evans dated this edition "MDCCXCIV" but placed the entry in 1795, and located no copy; Skeel 37 noted the Evans anomolies, dated this edition 1794? and located no copy
Control code
lcp000228362
Dimensions
17 cm (12mo)
Edition
Thomas & Andrews' tenth edition. With many corrections and improvements, by the author
Extent
x, [1], 12-156 p.
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institutions
Note
  • Library Company copy from the Michael Zinman Collection of Early American Imprints
  • Library Company copy inscribed: Prudence M [last name torn away]; imperfect: wanting all after p. 146; many gatherings mutilated, with great loss of text
  • NEH-Readex: not in Readex; not at AAS
  • Library Company copy from the Michael Zinman Collection of Early American Imprints
  • Library Company copy inscribed: Prudence M [last name torn away]; imperfect: wanting all after p. 146; many gatherings mutilated, with great loss of text
  • NEH-Readex: not in Readex; not at AAS
Other physical details
ill., port.
System control number
(CStRLIN)PALR07-B1400
Label
The American spelling book: : containing an easy standard of pronunciation. Being the first part of A grammatical institute of the English language. To which is added, an appendix, containing a moral catechism and a federal catechism., By Noah Webster, Jun. Esquire. Author of "Dissertations on the English language," "Collection of essays and fugitive writings," &c, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
  • In Library Company of Philadelphia EAI Supplement
  • First published under title: A grammatical institute of the English language ... part I
  • Frontispiece portrait of Noah Webster
  • Dedicated to Ezra Stiles
  • Signatures: A-N6 (A1 recto blank)
  • Evans dated this edition "MDCCXCIV" but placed the entry in 1795, and located no copy; Skeel 37 noted the Evans anomolies, dated this edition 1794? and located no copy
Control code
lcp000228362
Dimensions
17 cm (12mo)
Edition
Thomas & Andrews' tenth edition. With many corrections and improvements, by the author
Extent
x, [1], 12-156 p.
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institutions
Note
  • Library Company copy from the Michael Zinman Collection of Early American Imprints
  • Library Company copy inscribed: Prudence M [last name torn away]; imperfect: wanting all after p. 146; many gatherings mutilated, with great loss of text
  • NEH-Readex: not in Readex; not at AAS
  • Library Company copy from the Michael Zinman Collection of Early American Imprints
  • Library Company copy inscribed: Prudence M [last name torn away]; imperfect: wanting all after p. 146; many gatherings mutilated, with great loss of text
  • NEH-Readex: not in Readex; not at AAS
Other physical details
ill., port.
System control number
(CStRLIN)PALR07-B1400

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