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Title A Critical Pronouncing Dictionary and Expositor of The English Language: in which are prefixed, principles of English pronunciation; rules to be observed by the natives of Scotland, Ireland, and London, for avoiding their respective peculiarities; and d.
Publisher London Tegg
Date 1861
Book ID 26649


Stout library half calf, buckram boards, frontis.. Scribbled erasure to ep., lib. stamp to frontis. verso else V. G. Collectable; Very Good John Walker (1732 -1807 ) was an actor and later philologist and lexicographer. In 1775 he published his Rhyming Dictionary, which achieved a great success, and was often reprinted. His Critical Pronouncing Dictionary (1791) achieved an even greater reputation, and had some 40 editions
Price: £20.00