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Walker, John 1732-1807

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Works: 267 works in 2,512 publications in 3 languages and 17,036 library holdings
Genres: Dictionaries  Juvenile works  Readers (Publications)  Handbooks and manuals  Prospectuses  Portraits  Textbooks  Poetry  Fiction  Bibliography 
Roles: Author, Editor, Printer, Bibliographic antecedent
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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 )

182 editions published between 1775 and 2016 in English and held by 1,590 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

52 editions published between 1799 and 1973 in English and Undetermined and held by 447 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 431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Christian orator, or, A collection of speeches, delivered on public occasions before religious benevolent societies ... : to which is prefixed, an abridgment of Walker's Elements of elocution by Samuel Etheridge( Book )

18 editions published between 1818 and 1980 in English and held by 372 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 299 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 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two leaves of the manuscript, with entries for "banner" through "banter" and "battle" through "battologize". The text is heavily corrected, several entries being crossed out and entirely rewritten. Also present is a label, apparently from the back of a frame that held the manuscript oran accompanying portrait of Webster at the Washington Centennial Loan Exhibition in New York in 1889
A critical pronouncing dictionary, 1791 by John Walker( Book )

20 editions published between 1791 and 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Exercises for improvement in elocution : being select extracts from the best authors, for the use of those who study the art of reading and speaking in public by John Walker( Book )

17 editions published between 1777 and 2005 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The palmetto dictionary : in which the meaning of every word is clearly explained and the sound of every syllable distinctly shown, exhibiting the principles of a pure and correct pronunciation by John Walker( Book )

6 editions published between 1864 and 1974 in English and held by 52 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

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