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The French Littelton: The Edition of 1609

The French Littelton: The Edition of 1609

by Claudius Holyband


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Originally published in 1953, this book presents the complete 1609 text of The French Littelton by the French Huguenot linguist and educator Claudius Hollyband. The text is an early example of a foreign language handbook, created for English people learning French. An editorial introduction and appendices are also included. This book will be of value to anyone with an interest in linguistics and the history of language teaching.

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ISBN-13: 9781107480292
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication date: 02/12/2015
Pages: 256
Product dimensions: 5.00(w) x 7.99(h) x 0.59(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction M. St Clare Byrne; The French Littelton: Dedicatory epistle; George Gascoine, Esquire, in commendation of this booke; Sonnet; Dialogves, or familiar talkes; Traicte des danses; Rvles for the pronvnciation; Rvles of syntaxe; Hard words; An advertisement; Appendixces: A. The date of the first edition; B. The dedicatees; C. Holyban's other works.

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