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A pronouncing and spelling dictionary [electronic resource] : In which, by distinguishing signs of the literal sounds, the proper sounds of English words are clearly intimated; and by which, both His Majesty's subjects, and foreigners, may correct an improper, or acquire a right pronunciation of the English language. Together with an introduction, and an appendix, containing many new, and useful observations on the sounds of the letters; distinguishing signs of their different sounds; and directions for attaining to a right pronunciation. And also, by way of praxis, a discourse on an important subject; in which, the right sounds of its words are so clearly intimated, that a stranger, after acquainting himself with the introduction, may be able to pronounce them properly. To which is now added, a short, and plain grammer of the English language. The second edition, with considerable additions and improvements. By William Johnston, M.A.

Author/Creator:
Johnston, William, M.A.
Publication:
London : Printed for W. Johnston, in Ludgate-street, M.DCC.LXXII. [1772]
Format/Description:
Book
xii,101,[179],40,[2]p. ; 12⁰.
Series:
Eighteenth century collections online. Part 2: New editions
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Subjects:
English language -- Dictionaries.
Place of Publication:
England London.
System Details:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Notes:
"The grammar was also issued separately" (Alston).
Electronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mich. : Cengage Gale, 2009. Available via the World Wide Web. Access limited by licensing agreements. s2009 miunns
Reproduction of original from Bodleian Library (Oxford).
Cited in:
Alston, Supplement, IV, 703b
English Short Title Catalog, T192846.
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Restricted for use by site license.