Pantographia;

By: Fry, Edmund

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Containing Accurate Copies of all the Known Alphabets in the World; Together with an English Explanation of the Peculiar Force or Power of Each Letter: To Which are Added, Specimens of All Well-Authenticated Oral Languages; Forming a Comprehensive Digest of Phonology. Errata leaf preceding the preface. The errata has been partially lined out. An untrimmed copy with full margins. Rebound in the twentieth century in full cloth with leather label on the spine. New endpapers. There is an oval library stamp to the reverse of the title page. No other markings. Minor foxing to the first and last couple of leaves, some soiling to the title page and the last page. The remainder of the pages are free from foxing. The lower blank margin of the dedication page has a small tear and hole, the lower margin of the first page of the preface is missing about 1"-1 1/2". This does not affect any of the text. The gutter of the title and dedication pages has some repair. The cloth binding has some areas of rubbing, most noticeably at the front fore edge. The leather label on the spine has some edgewear. ; 4to; 320 pages

Title: Pantographia;

Author: Fry, Edmund

Categories: Books On Books,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, Printed by Cooper and Wilson, for John and Arthur Arch, John White, John Edwards, and John Debrett: 1799

Binding: Hardcover

Book/Jacket Condition: VG/NONE

Seller ID: 55056

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