A Grammar of the English. has been added to your Cart. Series: American Linguistics, 1700-1900. Hardcover: 214 pages.
A Grammar of the English. Publisher: Scholars Facsimilies & Reprint (May 1, 1999).
Lindley Murray was born at Harper Tavern, Pennsylvania, on 7 June 1745. His father, Robert Murray, a member of an old Quaker family, was one of the leading New York merchants. Murray was the eldest of twelve children, all of whom he survived, although he was puny and delicate in childhood
A facsimile reproduction with an introduction by Charlotte Downey. American Linguistics 1700-1900 series, volume 369. Light foxing on the page block.
A facsimile reproduction with an introduction by Charlotte Downey. Pages are clean and sound; text is clear.
English Grammar (American Linguistics, 1700-1900). English Grammar, Adapted to the Different Classes of Learners: With an Appendix, Containing Rules and Observations, for Assisting the More Advanced Students to Write with Perspicuity and Accuracy. 0820113697 (ISBN13: 9780820113692).
by. Murray, Lindley, 1745-1826. Publication date IN COLLECTIONS. Uploaded by on June 6, 2009. SIMILAR ITEMS (based on metadata). Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. Addeddate.
Cambridge Core - Historical Linguistics - English Grammar - by Lindley Murray. American-born lawyer and author Lindley Murray (1745–1826) was hailed by his admirers as the 'father of English grammar'. Murray divides the work into four sections: orthography, etymology, syntax and prosody.
It was followed by an English Reader (1799) and an English Spelling Book.
With an Appendix, Containing Rules and Observations, for Assisting the More. Lindley Murray practiced as a lawyer and was forced into exile after the American Revolution as a loyalist, settling in York, England, where a Quaker community existed.
Books: English Grammar: Murray. Linguistic Field(s): General Linguistics. Written In: English (eng). Date: 18-Feb-2014 From: Joyce Reid