Author:Cobbett, William

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COBBETT'S GRAMMAR. A Grammar of the English Language, in a Series of Letters Intended for Use of Schools and of Young Persons in General; But More Especially for the Use of Soldiers Sailors Apprentices and Plough Boys.

By: Cobbett, William

Price: £45.00

Publisher: London, Printed for W Cobbett: 1826

Edition: Early Edition

Seller ID: 000113

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


Early Edition. 8vo. Half calf and marbled boards, (scraped and rubbed). Gilt titling and decoration to spine. Plain e/p's. Name/Writing on e/p and title page. Unpaginated. A proponent of plain speech, Cobbett waged an uphill struggle both in his native England and America. Six lessons are added intended to prevent statesmen from using false grammar and from writing in an awkward manner. ; 000113; Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall View more info