Name Education
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Includes grammatical texts, dictionaries, conduct manuals, addresses, essays, instructions, strictures, or letters addressed to youth and educators.

Title List

Displaying 25 titles of 181 total.

ID Title Author Firms (City) Date Edition
7366 A comment on Dr. Watts's Divine songs for children, with questions; designed to illustrate the doctrines and precepts to which they refer; and induce a proper application of them as instruments of early piety. By Mrs. Trimmer. Trimmer, Sarah
John Rivington and Sons [or J. F. and C. Rivington] (London)
Charles Dilly (London)
Thomas Longman, jun. (London)
Thomas Field (London)
James Buckland [57 Paternoster, 1767–89] (London)
1789 1
13791 A new and improved grammar of the English tongue: for the use of schools. In which the genius of our speech is especially attended to, and the discoveries of Mr. Horne Tooke and other Modern Writers on the Formation of Language are, for the first time incorporated. By William Hazlitt. Author of an essay on the princoples of Human action, &c. &c. &c. To which is added, a new guide to the english tongue, in a letter to Mr. W.F. Mylius, Author of the school Dictionary. By Edward Baldwin, Esq. Godwin, William
Hazlitt, William
Mary Jane Godwin and Co. [Skinner Street] (London)
1810
12088 A New Classical Dictionary, for the Use of Schools, containing under its different heads, every thing illustrative and explanatory of the mythology, history, geography, manners, customs, &c occurring in the Greek and Roman authors, by Thomas Browne, A.B. Browne, Thomas
George, George, and John Robinson (London)
Elizabeth Newbery (London)
1797
2071 A new grammar, with exercises of bad English: or, an easy guide to speaking and writing the English language properly and correctly. Containing, I. Orthography, or True Spelling, the Division of Syllables, and Use of Points. II. Prosody, or the Art of Pronouncing Syllables in Words truly, with Tables of Words properly accented. III. Etymology, of the Kinds of Words, their Derivations, and different Endings. IV. Syntax, or Due Construction, which shews how to connect Words aright in a Sentence, or Sentences. To which is added, a Curious and Useful Appendix. The Fourth Edition, with Additions. By A. Fisher. Fisher, Ann
1754 4
2067 A new grammar, with exercises of bad English: or, an easy guide to speaking and writing the English language properly and correctly. Containing, I. Orthography, or true spelling, the Division of Syllables, and Use of Points. II. Prosody, or the Art of Pronouncing Syllables in Words truly, with Tables of Words properly accented. III. Etymology, or the Kinds of Words, their Derivations, and different Endings. IV. Syntax, or due construction, which shows how to connect Words aright in a Sentence, or Sentences. To which is added, a curious and useful appendix. The third edition, with additions. By A. Fisher. Fisher, Ann
1753 3
2069 A new grammar, with exercises of bad English: or, an easy guide to speaking and writing the English language properly and correctly. Containing, I. Orthography, or true spelling, which treats of the sounds and uses of the several letters in all their different positions; of the Division of Words into Syllables, and Use of Points. II. Prosody, or the Art of Pronouncing Syllables in Words truly, with Tables of Words properly accented. III. Etymology, or the Kinds of Words, which explains the several Parts of Speech, their Derivations and different Endings; Change and Likeness to one another. IV. Syntax, or construction, which shows how to connect Words aright in a Sentence, or Sentences. To which is added, a curious and useful appendix. The fifth edition improved. By A. Fisher. Fisher, Ann
Thomas Slack [Union Street] (Newcastle upon Tyne)
1757 5
2104 A new grammar: being the most easy guide to speaking and writing the English language properly and correctly. ... To which are added, exercises of bad English: ...The third edition, corrected. By D. Fisher, and others. Fisher, Ann
I. Thompson and Co. (Tyne and Wear)
1751 3
2058 A new grammar: being the most easy guide to speaking and writing the English language properly and correctly. Containing, I. Orthography, or the Use and Sound of Vowels, Diphthongs, and Consonants; with Division of Syllables, and Use of Points. II. Prosody, or the Art of pronouncing Syllables in Words truly, whether long or short; with Tables of Words properly accented. III. Etymology, which treats of the several kinds of Words, or Parts of Speech, their Derivations, Endings, &c. IV. Syntax,; or the Order of Construction; which shews how to join Words aright, in a Sentence or Sentences together. To which are added, exercises of bad English, in the manner of Clark's and Bailey's Examples for the Latin, to prove our Concord by, &c. Designed for the use of schools, &c. The second edition, with additions. By the author of The child's Christian education, and others. Fisher, Ann
1750 2
13285 A new grammar: being the most easy guide to speaking and writing the English language properly and correctly. Containing, I. Orthography, or the Use and Sound of Vowels, Diphthongs, and Consonants; with Division of Syllables, and Use of Points. II. Prosody, or the Art of pronouncing Syllables in Words truly, whether long or short; with Tables of Words properly accented. III. Etymology, which treats of the several kinds of Words, or Parts of Speech, their Derivations, Endings, &c. IV. Syntax,; or the Order of Construction; which shews how to join Words aright, in a Sentence or Sentences together. To which are added, exercises of bad English, in the manner of Clark's and Bailey's Examples for the Latin, to prove our Concord by, &c. Designed for the use of schools, &c. The second edition, with additions. By the author of The child's Christian education, and others. Fisher, Ann
I. Thompson and Co. (Tyne and Wear)
1750 2
3001 A new practical geographical grammar. Containing, proper definitions of the abstruse terms that most frequently occur in reading the first principles of astronomy; with a short account of the hypothetical philosophy of the ancients; and a more particular description of the Copernican or solar system. Wherein, the magnitudes, distances, and positions of the planets are briefly treated of; to which is prefixed, an explanation of the artificial sphere, and of the appendants and surface of the celestial and terrestrial globes. With directions for performing the most useful and curious astronomical, and geographical problems performed on each; and, a general description of all the remarkable countries in the world; with their subdivisions, chief cities, longitudes, latitudes, bearings and situations. Collected from the best authors, and rendered intelligible to the weakest capacity. Particularly adapted to the use of schools. Caldwell, Eliza
1779
10521 A plan for the conduct of female education, in boarding schools. By Erasmus Darwin, M.D. F.R.S. Author of Zoonomia, and the Botanic Garden. Darwin, Erasmus
Joseph Johnson (London)
1797
13527 A practical new grammar with exercises of bad English : or, an easy guide to speaking and writing the English language properly and correctly ... to which is added, a curious and useful appendix Fisher, Ann
J.M. Mozley and Co. (Gainsborough)
W. Osborne and T. Griffin (London)
1794
13528 A practical new grammar, with exercises of bad English, or, An easy guide to speaking and writing the English language properly and correctly ... : to which is added a curious and useful appendix Fisher, Ann
George, George, and John Robinson (London)
Solomon Hodgson (Newcastle upon Tyne)
1795 28
13525 A practical new grammar, with exercises of bad English, or, An easy guide to speaking and writing the English language properly and correctly ... : to which is added, a curious and useful appendix Fisher, Ann
s.n.
1784
13526 A practical new grammar, with exercises of bad English, or, An easy guide to speaking and writing the English language properly and correctly ... : to which is added, a curious and useful appendix Fisher, Ann
George, George, John and James Robinson (London)
Solomon Hodgson (Newcastle upon Tyne)
1790 26
13522 A practical new grammar, with exercises of bad English; or an easy guide to speaking and writing the English language properly and correctly. Containing, I. Orthography; or True Spelling, which treats of the Sounds and Uses of the several Letters in all Positions; of the Division of Words into Syllables, and the Use of Points. II. Prosody; or the Art of Pronouncing Syllables in Words truly, with Tables of Words properly accented. III. Etymology; or the Kinds of Words, which explains the several Parts of Speech; their Derivations and different Endings; Change and Likeness to one another. VI. Syntax; or Construction, which teaches how to connect Words aright in a Sentence, or Sentences together. To which is added, a curious and useful appendix. The eighteenth edition, enlarged and much improved. By A. Fisher Fisher, Ann
W. Osborne and T. Griffin (London)
John Mozley (London)
1785 18
2066 A practical new grammar, with exercises of bad English; or, an easy guide to speaking and writing the English language properly and correctly. Containing, I. Orthography; or True Spelling, which treats of the Sounds and Uses of the several Letters in all Positions; of the Division of Words into Syllables, and the Use of Points. II. Prosody; or the Art of Pronouncing Syllables in Words truly, with Tables of Words properly accented. III. Etymology; or the Kinds of Words, which explains the several Parts of Speech; their Derivations and different Endings; Change and Likeness to one another. IV. Syntax; or Construction, which teaches how to connect Words aright in a Sentence, or Sentences together. To which is added, a curious and useful appendix. A new edition, corrected and improved. By A. Fisher. Fisher, Ann
John Binns (Leeds)
1780
2074 A practical new grammar, with exercises of bad English; or, an easy guide to speaking and writing the English language properly and correctly. Containing, I. Orthography; or True Spelling, which treats of the Sounds and Uses of the several Letters in all Positions; of the Division of Words into Syllables, and the Use of Points. II. Prosody; or the Art of Pronouncing Syllables in Words truly, with Tables of Words properly accented. III. Etymology; or the Kinds of Words, which explains the several Parts of Speech; their Derivations and different Endings; Change and Likeness to one another. IV. Syntax; or Construction, which teaches how to connect Words aright in a Sentence, or Sentences together. To which is added, a curious and useful appendix. The eighteenth edition, enlarged and much improved. By A. Fisher Fisher, Ann
Thomas Slack [Groat Street] (Newcastle upon Tyne)
1779 18
2080 A practical new grammar, with exercises of bad English: or, an easy guide to speaking and writing the English language properly and correctly containing. I. Orthography; or True Spelling, which treats of the Sounds and Uses of the several Letters in all Positions; of the Division of Words into Syllables, and the Use of Points. II. Prosody; Or the Art of Pronouncing Syllables in Words truly, with Tables of Words properly accented. III. Etymology; or the Kinds of Words, which explains the several Parts of Speech; their Derivations and different Endings; Change and Likeness to one another. IV. Syntax; or Construction, which teaches how to connect Words aright in a Sentence, or Sentences together. To which is added, a curious and useful appendix. The eleventh edition, enlarged and much improved. By A. Fisher. Fisher, Ann
Thomas Slack [Union Street] (Newcastle upon Tyne)
1768 11
2059 A practical new grammar, with exercises of bad English: or, an easy guide to speaking and writing the English language properly and correctly. ... The eighteenth edition, enlarged and much improved. By A. Fisher. Fisher, Ann
Thomas Slack [Groat Street] (Newcastle upon Tyne)
1780 18
2093 A practical new grammar, with exercises of bad English: or, an easy guide to speaking and writing the English language properly and correctly. ... The fifteenth edition, enlarged and much improved. By A. Fisher. Fisher, Ann
Thomas Slack [Union Street] (Newcastle upon Tyne)
1775
2048 A practical new grammar, with exercises of bad English: or, an easy guide to speaking and writing the English language properly and correctly. ... The nineteenth edition, enlarged and much improved. By A. Fisher. Fisher, Ann
Thomas Slack [Groat Street] (Newcastle upon Tyne)
1780 19
2095 A practical new grammar, with exercises of bad English: or, an easy guide to speaking and writing the English language properly and correctly. ... The nineteenth edition, enlarged and much improved. By A. Fisher. Fisher, Ann
George Robinson [ii] (London)
Thomas Slack [Groat Street] (Newcastle upon Tyne)
1780 19
2084 A practical new grammar, with exercises of bad English: or, an easy guide to speaking and writing the English language properly and correctly. ... The tenth edition, enlarged and much improved. By A. Fisher. Fisher, Ann
Lacy Hawes, Clarke, and Collins (London)
Thomas Slack [Union Street] (Newcastle upon Tyne)
Mrs. Mary Richardson (London)
1765 10
2082 A practical new grammar, with exercises of bad English: or, an easy guide to speaking and writing the English language properly and correctly. ... To which is added, a curious and useful appendix. The eighteenth edition, enlarged and much improved. By A. Fisher. Fisher, Ann
George Robinson [ii] (London)
Thomas Slack [Groat Street] (Newcastle upon Tyne)
1779