The English Reader, or Pieces in Prose and Verse


The English Reader, or Pieces in Prose and Verse


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Title continues: "Selected From the Best Writers: Designed to Assist Young Persons to Read with Propriety and Effect; To Improve their Language and Sentiments, and to Inculcate some of the most Important Principles of Piety and Virtue. By Lindley Murray, Author of "An English Grammar," &c &c. To Which are Prefixed, The Definitions of Inflections and Emphases, and Rules for Reading Verse, with A Key, Exhibiting the Method of Applying those Principles to the Pronunciation of Written Language. The Inflections, as well as Emphases, are also Actually Applied, by Sensible Characters, and Agreeable to the Directions Contained in the Key, to the Whole of Mr. Murray's Selections. By M. R. Bartlett. Author of "The Practical Reader."

Publication Info

  • Publisher: Printed by Eastwood & Co
  • Edition: n/a
  • Date Published: 1843
  • Place Published: Toronto
  • ISBN: n/a


  • Condition: Fair
  • Signed: No
  • Dust Jacket: No
  • Jacket Condition: n/a
  • Details:
    252 p. 17 cm. Leather spine and paper-covered boards. Boards worn with holes in front hinge and slightly chipped spine ends. Ink signatures on endpapers, significant foxing.

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