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Diversions of Purley.

John Horne Horne

Diversions of Purley.

by John Horne Horne

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Published by Routledge/Thoemmes in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Reprint, in 2 vols, of Epea pteroenta, or the diversions of Purley, 1829.

SeriesBritish linguistics in the 18th century
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13974487M

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Epea pteroenta: or, The diversions of Purley by John Horne Tooke. Publication date Publisher Printed for the author Collection americana Digitizing sponsor Google Book from the collections of New York Public Library Language Greek. Book digitized by Google from the library of the New York Public Library and uploaded to the Internet   The only other book-length studies of Ackroyd published so far (at the time of writing) The title of The Diversions of Purley is taken from an uncompleted work, Epea Pteroenta: or, The Diversions of Purley, by John Horne Tooke (–). Two volumes were published, in and respectively. The work puts forward a

  In , Horne Tooke published the controversial book The Diversions of Purley (Part I) with Part II being released in The book’s style involved fictional conversations of the author with William Tooke and Richard Beadon where the latter men would pose questions to Horne ,_John_Horne. The Diversions of Purley "is a treatise on etymology: the author contending that in all languages there are but two sorts of words necessary for the communication of thought, viz., nouns and verbs; that all the other so-called parts of speech are but abbreviations of these, and are 'the wheels of /epea-pteroenta-or-the-diversions-of-purley.


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