1803. Item #85395
ALEXANDER, Caleb. A GRAMMATICAL SYSTEM OF THE ENGLISH LANGUAGE: COMPREHENDING A PLAIN AND FAMILIAR SCHEME, OF TEACHING YOUNG GENTLEMEN AND LADIES THE ART OF SPEAKING AND WRITING CORRECTLY THEIR NATIVE TONGUE, 7TH EDITION, CORRECTED BY THE AUTHOR. Boston: I. Thomas & E. T. Andrews, Jan. 1803. 96 pp. 12mo., quarter brown calf spine over grey paper covered wooden boards. Paper chipped, corners chipped, leather in good condition. Lacks front flyleaf. Dampstaining to front pastedown through about p. 18. Ink notes to rear flyleaf; ink blot to Preface through p. 6, partially obscuring text. Pp. 23-24 chipped 1 inch at bottom corner, slight loss of text. As is.