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HOLMES, John (1703--1759)
The Greek grammar; or, a short, plain, critical, and comprehensive method of teaching and learning the Greek tongue: wherein, ... the common difficulties ... are render'd clear and easy, and the usual obscurities in syntaxis and Greek poetry entirely removed. ... The whole methodized on the principles of reason, and containing the substance of what has been taught by the best masters, ... To which is added a suitable vocabulary. The second edition corrected. By John Holmes, ...
London: printed for the author, and sold by A. Bettesworth and C. Hitch; the booksellers in Cambridge and Norwich; and A. Feazer, in Holt, 1737.
[8], iv, 131, [1] p.; 18.5 cm. (8º)

John Holmes was Master of the Grammar School at Holt, in Norfolk, and also the author of Latin and French grammars. Title-page in red and black. ESTC t166368.

Copy Notes Inscribed in ink on front free-endpaper Aug. 9 / J. Soane / 1769 ; and on the rear pastedown in another hand 0£.0s.9d.

Binding Contemporary C18th sheep, blind double-ruled borders and spine, later thick paper spine cover.

Reference Number 235


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