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A short introduction of grammar. Compiled and set forth for the bringing up of all those that intend to attain to the knowledge of the Latin tongue.

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    SR - 96/LIL

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  • Physical description

    [[76], 130, [20] p. ; 8°.

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    Image Courtesy of the Royal Shakespeare Company

Anonymous. By William Lily, with contributions by John Colet, Thomas Robertson, and others. At foot of title page: Cum privilegio. "Brevissima institutio seu, ratio grammatices cognoscendæ, ..." has separate, dated title page. Signatures: A-O8. B2 torn and mended; dampstained throughout, slightly affecting text Ownership and custodial history: Deposited by the RSC Binding Information: (C18th?) full calf with all-over gold-tooling