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Esquisses historiques de chronologie, suivies d'un cours d' astronomie.

Author C.P. Buquet
Title Esquisses historiques de chronologie, suivies d'un cours d' astronomie.
Imprint Edinburgh : the author
Date of Publication 1839
Language French
Notes An unrecorded school book for students of the French language. C. P. Buquet was a French teacher at Edinburgh Academy in the 1820 and 1830s. This is one of three printed works produced by him, two of which were self-published. In the early 1840s both he and his wife ran private language schools in Edinburgh. This copy has a manuscript inscription on the recto of the front flyleaf by Mme. Buquet to a struggling pupil, Miss Helen Wauchope, dated 1843, telling her to keep persevering with her French studies.
Shelfmark AB.1.217.147
Acquired on 29/09/17
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