Anonymous, A Plain Pathway to the French Tongue (ca 1575)
A plaine pathway to the French tongue: very profitable for marchants, and also all other, which desire the same: aptly deuided into 19 chapiters. The contentes whereof appeare in the next page.
Bilingual and polyglot dictionaries, glossaries, and vocabularies
Sentences, phrases, and vocabulary in parallel columns, French and English (the first as a dialogue): words are for colours (B1r), merchants and money (E7r-F2r), buying and selling (F3r-F4r), relations (F5v-F7r), parts of the body (F7r-G1v), crafts (G1v-G4r), garments (G4v-G6r), foods (G6r-G8v)
1580? STC 11376.3 (preface indicates earlier edition)
A Plaine Pathway to the French Tongue, 1575. Menston: Scolar Press, 1968. view record
Ian Lancashire, Editor.
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