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CHAMBAUD, Louis (d. 1776)
A grammar of the French tongue, with a prefatory discourse, containing an essay on the proper method for teaching and learning that language. By Lewis Chambaud. The fifth edition, revised and corrected.
London: printed for A. Millar; and T. Cadell, his successor, 1769.
xxvi, [10], 434, [2] p. ; 18.0 cm. (8º)

First edition 1750. With a final leaf of advertisements. Horizontal chain lines. Alston XII 287; ESTC t52960.

Copy Notes Inscribed in ink on title-page John Soane. Thirteen lines of verb conjugation notes in ink by Soane on front free-endpaper, and page references in ink and pencil on rear pastedown. Front pastedown additionally inscribed in pencil £20 in the time of Charles 1st / equivalent to £200 in the / 17th century.

Binding C18th blind-ruled sheep with blind roll-tooling parallel to spine.

Reference Number 226


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