A complete German grammar in two parts. The first part containing the theory of the language through all the parts of speech; the second part is the practice in as ample a manner as can be desired. The third edition, greatly altered and improved ... To which is added an appendix, containing I. An index of German words similar in sound but of different orthography and signification. II. Names of the most common occupations and trades, as also the names of the materials and implements, &c. thereto belonging. III. Explication of a German proverb. John Bachmair.
A complete German grammar in two parts. The first part containing the theory of the language through all the parts of speech; the second part is the practice in as ample a manner as can be desired. The third edition, greatly altered and improved ... To which is added an appendix, containing I. An index of German words similar in sound but of different orthography and signification. II. Names of the most common occupations and trades, as also the names of the materials and implements, &c. thereto belonging. III. Explication of a German proverb

First German grammar published in America

A complete German grammar in two parts. The first part containing the theory of the language through all the parts of speech; the second part is the practice in as ample a manner as can be desired. The third edition, greatly altered and improved ... To which is added an appendix, containing I. An index of German words similar in sound but of different orthography and signification. II. Names of the most common occupations and trades, as also the names of the materials and implements, &c. thereto belonging. III. Explication of a German proverb

Philadelphia: Henry Miller, 1772. First American edition, [4], 313, [3]; recent quarter calf over marbled boards, text moderately foxed, otherwise a nice copy. This is the first German grammar published in America. The first German courses offered in American were at the University of Pennsylvania in 1754, more than 20 years after the first French courses. Alston XIII, 8; Evans 12315; Hildeburn 2745. Item #54123

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