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Walker, John 1732-1807

Overview
Works: 301 works in 2,477 publications in 3 languages and 16,969 library holdings
Genres: Dictionaries  Readers (Publications)  Handbooks and manuals  Portraits  Juvenile works  Textbooks  Poetry  Fiction  History  Bibliography 
Roles: Author, Editor, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PE1519, 426.03
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The rhyming dictionary of the English language : in which the whole language is arranged according to its terminations, with an index of allowable rhymes by John Walker( Book )

126 editions published between 1865 and 2001 in English and held by 1,518 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Words are first listed alphabetically by their reverse spelling, then there is an index of "allowable rhymes," which take pronunciation into account
A critical pronouncing dictionary, and expositor of the English language ... : to which are prefixed, principles of pronunciation ... Likewise, rules to be observed by the natives of Scotland, Ireland, and London, for avoiding their respective peculiarities, and directions to foreigners, for acquiring a knowledge of the use of this dictionary : the whole interspersed with observations etymological, critical, and grammatical by John Walker( Book )

194 editions published between 1791 and 2016 in English and held by 1,396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume attempts to bring together in their pronunciation of English the natives of Scotland, Ireland and London, pointing out each other's faults. Includes pron. guide for Greek, Latin, etc
A rhetorical grammar, 1785 by John Walker( Book )

69 editions published between 1785 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 730 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elements of elocution : in which the principles of reading and speaking are investigated ... by John Walker( Book )

45 editions published between 1799 and 1973 in English and Undetermined and held by 630 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The teacher's assistant in English composition ; or, Easy rules for writing themes and composing exercises on subjects proper for the improvement of youth of both sexes at school by John Walker( Book )

24 editions published between 1801 and 1975 in English and held by 433 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Christian orator, or, A collection of speeches, delivered on public occasions before religious benevolent societies ... by Samuel Etheridge( Book )

18 editions published between 1818 and 1980 in English and held by 429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A critical pronouncing dictionary and expositor of the English language by John Walker( Book )

131 editions published between 1791 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A critical pronouncing dictionary, and expositor of the English language ... : to which is prefixed an abstract of the principles of English pronunciation ... by John Walker( Book )

24 editions published between 1810 and 1980 in English and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An American dictionary of the English language : exhibiting the origin, orthography, pronunciation, and definitions of words by Noah Webster( Book )

38 editions published between 1829 and 1857 in English and held by 354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A critical pronouncing dictionary, and expositor of the English language ... : with directions to foreigners, for acquiring a knowledge of the use of this dictionary by John Walker( Book )

58 editions published between 1804 and 1971 in English and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lessons in elocution: or A selection of pieces, in prose and verse for the improvement of youth in reading and speaking by William Scott( )

22 editions published between 1790 and 1800 in English and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The melody of speaking, 1787 by John Walker( Book )

21 editions published between 1787 and 1974 in English and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The rhyming dictionary of the English language : in which the whole language is arranged according to its terminations, with an index of allowable rhymes
Alternative Names
Author of Elements of elocution 1732-1807

Author of Rhyming dictionary 1732-1807

Author of The critical pronouncing dictionary 1732-1807

Critical pronouncing dictionary, Author of the 1732-1807

Elements of elocution, Author of 1732-1807

John Walker Brits lexicograaf en linguïst

John Walker Englischer Philologe und Lexikograph, geboren 1732

John Walker English actor, philologist and lexicographer, born 1732

John Walker philologue et lexicographe anglais, né en 1732

Rhyming dictionary, Author of 1732-1807

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Walker, .. 1732-1807

Walker, J. 1732-1807

Джон Уокер

جون والكر

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English (1,219)

German (3)

Spanish (1)

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