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The First Book in French (Paperback) Loot Price: R412
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The First Book in French (Paperback): Norman Pinney
The First Book in French (Paperback): Norman Pinney

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Norman Pinney

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1848 edition. Excerpt: ...Do you know how to read the German 1 Il y a en Afrique, sur les bords1 de la mer; une contree qu' un grand fleuve traverse2 et baigne3 de ses eaux; chaque annee aux premiers jours de l' ete,4 ce fleuve s' eleve audessus de ses rives5 et se repand dans les campagnes, que ses flots6 couvrent7 bientot entierement;6 puis, apres quelques jours de cette vaste inondation, on le voit se retirer9 lentement,10 en laissant" la terre couverte d' un limon bienfaisant" qui la fertilise et lui fait produire'3 d' abondantes inoissons.14 Ce fleuve remarquable se nomine15 le Nil, et le pays qu'il arrose ainsi16 est l' Egypte, dont il est souvent question dans l' histoire sainte.17 La vie humaine est semblable a un chemin,16 dont l' issue est un precipice affreux;" on nous en avertit20 des le premier pas;21 mais la loi est prononcee,22 il faut" avancer toujours. Un poids24 invisible, une force invincible nous entraine; il faut sans cesse avancer vers le precipice. 1, Bord, shore. 2, Traverser, to pass through. 3, Baigner, to bathe. 4, Ete, summer. 5, Rive, bank. 6, Flot, wave. 7, Couvrir, to cover. 8, Entierement, entirely. 9, Retirer, to retire. 10, Lentement, slowly. 11, Laissant, leaving. 12, Bienfaisant, beneficial. 13, Produire, to produce. 14, Moisson, harvest. 15, Se nommer, to be called. 16, Ainsi, thus. 17, Saint, sacred. 18, Chemin, road. 19, Aflreux, frightful. 20, Avertir, to warn. 21, Pas, step. 22, Prononcee, pronounced. 23, Faut, is necessary. 24, Poids, weight. THE FIFTY-SECOND LESSON. CINQUANTE-DEUXIEME LECON. Une republique, A republic, To form, Former, The United States, Les Etats-Unis, The United States form a repub-Les Etats-Unis forment une republic, ...

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Imprint: Rarebooksclub.com
Country of origin: United States
Release date: 2013
First published: 2013
Authors: Norman Pinney
Dimensions: 246 x 189 x 4mm (L x W x T)
Format: Paperback - Trade
Pages: 78
ISBN-13: 978-1-234-27179-4
Barcode: 9781234271794
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Books > Language & Literature > Literature: texts > Collections & anthologies of various literary forms
LSN: 1-234-27179-6

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