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Walker, John 1732-1807

Overview
Works: 350 works in 2,186 publications in 5 languages and 14,448 library holdings
Genres: Dictionaries  Juvenile works  Poetry  Fiction  Handbooks, manuals, etc  Portraits 
Roles: Printer, Editor, Bibliographic antecedent, Compiler
Classifications: AC1, 423
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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 )
376 editions published between 1791 and 1982 in 4 languages and held by 1,969 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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 )
113 editions published between 1775 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,702 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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Elements of elocution. Being the substance of a course of lectures on the art of reading; delivered at several colleges in the University of Oxford by John Walker ( Book )
64 editions published between 1781 and 1987 in English and Undetermined and held by 600 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 )
27 editions published between 1801 and 1810 in English and held by 430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A rhetorical grammar, or, Course of lessons in elocution by John Walker ( Book )
38 editions published between 1785 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An American dictionary of the English language by Noah Webster ( Book )
51 editions published between 1829 and 1857 in English and Undetermined and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This new edition has been carefully prepared in a proprietary compact format : All of the words, definitions, and examples have been preserved, but the explanations of word origins have been omitted to save space, as has Webster's lengthy technical introduction. Scripture references have been standardized in modern format, and many abbreviations have been spelled out for greater understanding. The text has been newly typeset with Charter typeface, making the text highly readable in spite of its small size. --from publisher's preface
The Christian orator, or, A collection of speeches, delivered on public occasions before religious benevolent societies by Samuel Etheridge ( Book )
12 editions published between 1818 and 1819 in English and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A rhetorical grammar, 1785 by John Walker ( Book )
13 editions published between 1969 and 1971 in English and Undetermined and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The melody of speaking, 1787 by John Walker ( Book )
9 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 219 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 ( )
39 editions published between 1790 and 1800 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A critical pronouncing dictionary and expositor of the English language ... By John Walker by John Walker ( )
24 editions published between 1791 and 2005 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hints for improvement in the art of reading. By J. Walker, Author of Elements of Elocution, Rhyming and Pronouncing Dictionary, &c by John Walker ( Book )
11 editions published between 1783 and 2005 in English and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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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
Rhyming dictionary, Author of, 1732-1807
Walker.
Walker, ..., 1732-1807
Walker, J. 1732-1807
Languages
English (1,069)
Spanish (3)
German (1)
Irish (1)
Multiple languages (1)
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