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A new guide to the English tongue: [microform] : in five parts. ... The whole, being recommended by several clergymen and eminent schoolmasters, as the most useful performance, for the instruction of youth, is designed for the use of schools in Great-Britain, Ireland, and America. / By Thomas Dilworth, author of the Schoolmasters assistant; Young book-keeper's assistant, &c. &c.

Author/Creator:
Dilworth, Thomas, d. 1780.
Publication:
Philadelphia: : Printed & sold by Thomas & William Bradford, wholesale and retail booksellers and stationers, no. 8, South-Front Street., [ca. 1800]
Format/Description:
Microformat
[4], 156 p. : ill., 1 port. ; 18 cm. (12mo)
Series:
Early American imprints. First series ; no. 25399.
Status/Location:
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Subjects:
Dilworth, Thomas, d. 1780 -- Portraits.
English language -- Orthography and spelling.
English language -- Grammar.
Fables.
Form/Genre:
Grammars.
Spellers.
Prayers.
Place of Publication:
United States Pennsylvania Philadelphia.
Notes:
One of at least four impressions. In this impression, there is a preliminary gathering of two leaves, bearing a relief portrait of Dilworth and an illustrated alphabet. The verso of the title page contains roman and italic upper and lower case alphabets.
"Bradford's edition."--at head of portrait of Dilworth.
While undated imprints of Thomas and William Bradford (Thomas Bradford, 1745-1838, and William Bradford, 1777-1859) have been assigned publication dates in the 1790s, the earliest known dated imprint of this partnership was published in 1800.
Errors in paging: p. 86, 96 misnumbered 89, 98.
Microfiche. [New York : Readex Microprint, 1985] 11 x 15 cm. (Early American imprints. First series ; no. 25399).
Cited in:
Evans 25399
Hildeburn, C.R. Pennsylvania, 2520
OCLC:
99042891