A generall grammer for the ready attaining of the Ebrew, Samaritan, Calde, Syriac, Arabic, and the Ethopic languages.
With a pertinent discourse of the Orientall tongues. Also a sesquidecury, or a number of fifteene adoptive epistles sent together out of divers parts of the world concerning care of the orientall tongues to be pronounced. By Christian Ravis of Berlin.
|Main Creator:||Raue, Christian, 1613-1677|
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London : printed by W. Wilson for Tho. Slater and Tho. Huntington, and are to be sold at the Angel, and at the Starre in Duck-Lane, 1650.
With an engraved, frontispiece portrait (plate).
"A discourse of the orientall tongues", "A generall grammer for the Hbrew, Samaritan, Calde, Syriac, Arabic, and Ethiopic tongue" and "Christiani Ravii Berlinatis sesqi-decuria" each have separate dated title page, the first dated 1649, the other two dated 1648. The first two, with continuous pagination and register, were originally published together in 1648 (Wing R310) and reissued with cancel title pages in 1649. The third, with separate pagination and register, was first issued separately in 1648 (Wing R315).
A reissue, with new general title page, of Wing R311 (the 1649 reissue of Wing R310), and of Wing R315.
Physical description: , 243, ; 35,  p.,  leaves (2 folded) and  p. of plates : port. tables ; 12⁰.
Citations/References: Wing (CD-Rom, 1996), R313
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