Hermes or a Philosophical Inquiry Concerning Universal Grammar
Hermes or a Philosophical Inquiry Concerning Universal Grammar

Hermes or a Philosophical Inquiry Concerning Universal Grammar

HARRIS, James

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Publication Info

  • Publisher: Printed for John Nourse and Paul Vaillant
  • Edition: n/a
  • Date Published: 1771
  • Place Published: London
  • ISBN: n/a

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  • Condition: Fair
  • Signed: No
  • Dust Jacket: No
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  • Details:
    xix, 427 p. 22 cm. B&w frontispiece. Third edition, revised and corrected. Full leather, backboard off, front board cracked at spine, top and bottom of spine worn, some wear to edges, scrape on back cover, corners bumped. A few faint spots and a bit of label residue on front pastedown. Author's best known work. Harris was a grammarian, county magistrate, Member of Parliament for Christchurch from 1761 until his death, and Comptroller to the Queen from 1774 to 1780.