The Hebrew Grammar, at One View.
Letterpress broadside glued to folding card, sheet c.360 x 500mm. 14¼ x 19¾". Lightly soiled. Fold lines as normal.
A chart explaining the grammatical principles of the Hebrew language, in eight sections across four columns, by John Parkhurst (1728 - 1797), biblical lexicographer. With mss. annotations. Modern Hebrew is spoken by more than seven million people in Israel and Classical Hebrew is used for prayer or study in Jewish communities around the world. It is one of the official languages of Israel, along with Arabic. Issued with Parkhurst's 'An Hebrew and English Lexicon, without points. ... To this work is prefixed A Methodical Hebrew Grammar without points ... also the Hebrew Grammar at one view. Copious MS. notes [by Sir W. Jones]' 1762, 4to; several editions, last edition 1830, 8vo.
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