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DUVERGER, William. A comparison between the idioms, genius, and phraseology, of the french and english languages; illustrated in an alphabetical series of examples...

London. Printed by R. Juigne...and Darton and Harvey [s.d., c.1809] First edition.
12mo. [6], 405pp, [1]. Contemporary blind-tooled sheep.Extremities rubbed and marked. A trifle creased/spotted.
A rare survival of the first edition of a remarkably popular language primer comparing French and English vocabulary and phrasing.

COPAC records copies at two locations (BL and Durham); OCLC adds one further (BSB).
Darton G267.
£ 250.00 Antiquates Ref: 17462