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new introduction to the Latin language

Caleb Alexander

new introduction to the Latin language

being an attempt to exemplify the Latin syntax, and render familiar to the mind the grammatical construction of this useful language : containing critical and explanatory notes on all the rules of government and agreement

by Caleb Alexander

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Published by Printed by Isaiah Thomas, Jun., for Isaiah Thomas, Sold at the Worcester Bookstore and by the booksellers in Boston in Worcester, Massachusetts .
Written in English

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  • Latin language -- Grammar -- Early works to 1800

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Caleb Alexander ...
    GenreEarly works to 1800.
    ContributionsAmerican Imprint Collection (Library of Congress)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPA2084 .A4
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, [2], 14-215, [1] p. ;
    Number of Pages215
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6524566M
    LC Control Number10028575

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