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Walker, John 1732-1807

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Works: 261 works in 2,355 publications in 3 languages and 16,514 library holdings
Genres: Dictionaries  Juvenile works  History  Handbooks and manuals  Poetry  Fiction  Portraits  Textbooks  Glossaries, vocabularies, etc 
Roles: Author, Editor, Printer, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PE1620, 423
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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 )

603 editions published between 1791 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 2,719 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
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 )

139 editions published between 1775 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,565 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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A rhetorical grammar, 1785 by John Walker( Book )

69 editions published between 1785 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 444 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 )

23 editions published between 1801 and 1810 in English and held by 431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

42 editions published between 1799 and 1900 in English and Undetermined and held by 402 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 )

14 editions published between 1818 and 1819 in English and held by 369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

22 editions published between 1787 and 1974 in English and held by 296 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 240 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 196 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 99 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, J. 1732-1807

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