MILLHOUSE, John. ~ Dialogues anglais et français… troisième edition enrichie d’un Voyage à Londres par H. Hamilton. Milan: ‘a spese dell’autore’, Silvestri, Dumolard, Meiners [and sold by numerous others[, 1851.
Small 8vo (148 × 100 mm), pp. 160. Contemporary quarter russia, marbled boards. Slightly rubbed. Author’s signature to title verso, early owners’ inscriptions (Gabriel Galateri and Galatea Galateri of Genola). From the books of the late Martin Stone (1946-2016).
A scarce little language tutor, first published some time before 1847, this edition with the account of a journey to London presented as dialogues and other useful examples. Millhouse was a tutor at Milan and produced a popular Englihs-Italian dictionary.