The Resource An American selection of lessons in reading and speaking. : Calculated to improve the minds and refine the taste of youth. : And also to instruct them in the geography, history, and politics of the United States. : To which are prefixed, rules in elocution, and directions for expressing the principal passions of the mind. : Being the third part of A grammatical institute of the English language. : To which is added, an appendix, containing several new dialogues., By Noah Webster, Jun. Esquire, author of "Dissertations on the English language, " "Collection of essays and fugitive writings, " &c, (electronic resource)

An American selection of lessons in reading and speaking. : Calculated to improve the minds and refine the taste of youth. : And also to instruct them in the geography, history, and politics of the United States. : To which are prefixed, rules in elocution, and directions for expressing the principal passions of the mind. : Being the third part of A grammatical institute of the English language. : To which is added, an appendix, containing several new dialogues., By Noah Webster, Jun. Esquire, author of "Dissertations on the English language, " "Collection of essays and fugitive writings, " &c, (electronic resource)

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An American selection of lessons in reading and speaking. : Calculated to improve the minds and refine the taste of youth. : And also to instruct them in the geography, history, and politics of the United States. : To which are prefixed, rules in elocution, and directions for expressing the principal passions of the mind. : Being the third part of A grammatical institute of the English language. : To which is added, an appendix, containing several new dialogues.
Title
An American selection of lessons in reading and speaking.
Title remainder
Calculated to improve the minds and refine the taste of youth. : And also to instruct them in the geography, history, and politics of the United States. : To which are prefixed, rules in elocution, and directions for expressing the principal passions of the mind. : Being the third part of A grammatical institute of the English language. : To which is added, an appendix, containing several new dialogues.
Statement of responsibility
By Noah Webster, Jun. Esquire, author of "Dissertations on the English language, " "Collection of essays and fugitive writings, " &c
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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Additional physical form
Microform version available in the Readex Early American Imprints series.
Cataloging source
MWA
Citation location within source
  • 3511
  • 499
Citation source
  • Shaw & Shoemaker
  • Skeel, E.E.F. Webster
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1758-1843
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Webster, Noah
Illustrations
portraits
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Webster, Noah
  • Elocution
Target audience
juvenile
Label
An American selection of lessons in reading and speaking. : Calculated to improve the minds and refine the taste of youth. : And also to instruct them in the geography, history, and politics of the United States. : To which are prefixed, rules in elocution, and directions for expressing the principal passions of the mind. : Being the third part of A grammatical institute of the English language. : To which is added, an appendix, containing several new dialogues., By Noah Webster, Jun. Esquire, author of "Dissertations on the English language, " "Collection of essays and fugitive writings, " &c, (electronic resource)
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https://go.openathens.net/redirector/upsem.edu?url=http://opac.newsbank.com/select/shaw/3511
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Publication
Note
  • Part of the library digital collection of Early American Imprints, Series II: Shaw-Shoemaker, 1801-1819
  • First published under title: A grammatical institute of the English language ... part III
  • Copyright Oct. 7, 1790, by Isaiah Thomas and Ebenezer T. Andrews
  • "The introduction of Websters's Institute into all the public schools in the town of Boston ... has induced the subscribers to purchase the exclusive rights of printing all the three parts of said Institute, in the states of Massachusetts, Newhampshire and Rhodeisland, for the term of fourteen years. Correct editions of all three parts, with alterations and amendments, by the author, are kept always ready for sale ..."--Advertisement, verso of title page
  • Frontispiece portrait of Noah Webster
  • "Contents."--p. 240
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file reproduced from microform
Color
mixed
Control code
000350921
Dimensions
18 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Thomas and Andrews' twelfth edition, with many corrections and improvements, by the author. Two lines from Mirabeau
Extent
vi, [1], 8-240 p.
File format
multiple file formats
Form of item
electronic
Level of compression
lossless
Other physical details
1 port.
Quality assurance targets
absent
Reformatting quality
access
Reproduction note
Electronic text and image data.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(Sirsi) 000350921
Label
An American selection of lessons in reading and speaking. : Calculated to improve the minds and refine the taste of youth. : And also to instruct them in the geography, history, and politics of the United States. : To which are prefixed, rules in elocution, and directions for expressing the principal passions of the mind. : Being the third part of A grammatical institute of the English language. : To which is added, an appendix, containing several new dialogues., By Noah Webster, Jun. Esquire, author of "Dissertations on the English language, " "Collection of essays and fugitive writings, " &c, (electronic resource)
Link
https://go.openathens.net/redirector/upsem.edu?url=http://opac.newsbank.com/select/shaw/3511
Publication
Note
  • Part of the library digital collection of Early American Imprints, Series II: Shaw-Shoemaker, 1801-1819
  • First published under title: A grammatical institute of the English language ... part III
  • Copyright Oct. 7, 1790, by Isaiah Thomas and Ebenezer T. Andrews
  • "The introduction of Websters's Institute into all the public schools in the town of Boston ... has induced the subscribers to purchase the exclusive rights of printing all the three parts of said Institute, in the states of Massachusetts, Newhampshire and Rhodeisland, for the term of fourteen years. Correct editions of all three parts, with alterations and amendments, by the author, are kept always ready for sale ..."--Advertisement, verso of title page
  • Frontispiece portrait of Noah Webster
  • "Contents."--p. 240
Antecedent source
file reproduced from microform
Color
mixed
Control code
000350921
Dimensions
18 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Thomas and Andrews' twelfth edition, with many corrections and improvements, by the author. Two lines from Mirabeau
Extent
vi, [1], 8-240 p.
File format
multiple file formats
Form of item
electronic
Level of compression
lossless
Other physical details
1 port.
Quality assurance targets
absent
Reformatting quality
access
Reproduction note
Electronic text and image data.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(Sirsi) 000350921

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