Twelth edition, 1 vol. in-12, editor cloth, Fenwick de Porquet and Douglass, London, 1851, 3 ff. (cataologue), 159 pp. + lexicon + catalogue (about 100 pp.) Good condition. Scarce. Langue: Anglais. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Turning English idioms into French idioms at...
Publisher: Fenwick de Porquet and Douglass
Publication Date: 1851
Book Description -33, 1831. 2 Vols., bound in one, 12mo (179 x 115 mm), contemporary half calf, slightly rubbed, label, a nice copy. 1. FENWICK DE PORQUET (Louis Phillippe R.) The Turning of English Idioms into French at Sight. A Work intended for those who have already some knowledge of the Phraseology of that Language and more particularly for those who have passed through the Trésor de L'Écolier Français. A Selection of Idioms absolutely necessary for French Conversation. London: Published by the Author; Kentish Town; Messrs. Simpkin and Marshall; Souter, 1831. First Edition, , 158pp., engraved frontispiece, French and English Lexicon with the 2 languages in parallel columns [pp.121-158] 2. FENWICK DE PORQUET (Louis Phillippe R.) Key to Sequel to Trésor, entitled "Turning English Idioms into French at Sight." London: Fenwick de Porquet and Cooper; may be had of Simpkin & Marshall; Duncan, Pasternoster-row; and all other booksellers, 1833. First edition, iv, 126pp., , text in French. COPAC finds the "Key to Sequel" only, at the Bodleian Library. Bookseller Inventory # 35521