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Author/Creator:
Shaw, William, 1749-1831.
Other title:
Analysis of the Gaelic language
Shaw on the Gaelic language PU
On the Gaelic language PU
Edition:
The second edition.
Publication:
Edinburgh : Printed by W. and T. Ruddiman ; For R. Jamieson ..., MDCCLXXVIII [1778].
Format/Description:
Book
xviii, [19]-171, [1] p. ; 23 cm. (8vo)
Fingerprint:
lyn- reth e.ng trth (7) 1778 (R)
Subjects:
Scottish Gaelic language -- Grammar -- Early works to 1800.
Scotland -- Languages -- Early works to 1800.
Place of Publication:
Scotland Edinburgh.
Notes:
"In this treatise I have entirely confined myself to the Scots Galic."--Introduction, p. xiv.
Book II (p. [29]-115) misnumbered "Book I".
"A vocabulary of primitives": p. 165-171.
Signatures: [a]-b⁴ C-X⁴ Y².
Last page (p. [172]) blank.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the David Milne Fund.
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Albert C. Baugh Book Fund.
RBC copy imperfect: half-title leaf (a1) wanting.
RBC copy has an ownership label, engraved, with the initials "H.T.F." within an ornamental border, on the front paste-down endpaper.
RBC copy bound in calf, with gilt spine and morocco label.
Chronology:
1778
Provenance:
H. T. F. (label) (RBC copy)
Cited in:
ESTC, T149618
Contributor:
Jamieson, Robert, 1780?-1844.
Walter and Thomas Ruddiman.
David Milne Fund.
Albert C. Baugh Book Fund.
Other format:
Online version: Shaw, William, 1749-1831. Analysis of the Galic language.
Web link:
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