The English Reader; Or, Pieces in Prose and Verse, From the Best Writers; Designed to Assist Young Persons to Read with Propriety and Effect Improve Their Language and Sentiments; And To Inculcate the Most Important Principles of Piety and Virtue. With a Few Preliminary Observations on the Principles of Good Reading

New London: W. & J. Bolles, 1836. Later edition. Leather bound. 252pp. Duodecimo [17 cm] Full brown leather. Good. The covers are rubbed. The underlying boards are exposed along the edges. The front cover is cracked along the joint. The endsheets are heavily foxed, and there is occasional light foxing throughout the pages. The front free endsheet and front flyleaf have brief contemporary notations. The majority of the rear free endsheet has been torn out. Item #22018

Lindley Murray was also the author of An English Grammar.

Price: $65.00

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