Publishing History > Marlborough's Self-Taught (E. Marlborough) - Book Series List
Publisher: E. Marlborough & Co. Ltd.
Country: U.K. Date: First published prior to World War I.
Hindustani self taught by the natural method with phonetic pronunciation
Author: Captain C. A. Thimm. Hindustani text revised by J. F. Blumhardt.
Published by E. Marlborough & Co. Ltd., London, ca. 1930. 5th Edition; 8th Printing.
Paperback (soft pale blue covers).
Front Cover: "This system teaches you the essentials of a language (for travel and enjoyment) without the drudgery of prolonged study." Backcover: "Contains classified Vocabularies and useful Conversations and Phrases with the ENGLISH PHONETIC PRONUNCIATION of every word so arranged that they may be learned AT A GLANCE."
MARLBOROUGH'S SELF-TAUGHT - CHECKLIST
Series Note: This popular self-instructional foreign language learning series first appeared before World War I, long before today's series such Teach Yourself, Linguaphone, etc.. It was based on the "Natural" or "Direct" Method (pioneered by Trübner, Hartleben, and Gaspey-Otto-Sauer) and employed Marlborough's own system of phonetics.
Arabic (Syrian) Self-Taught
Egyptian (Arabic) Self-Taught
Greek (Modern) Self-Taught
Chinese Grammar Self-Taught
French Grammar Self-Taught
German Grammar Self-Taught
Hindustani Grammar Self-Taught
Italian Gramar Self-Taught
Japanese Grammar Self-Taught
Russian Grammar Self-Taught
Spanish Grammar Self-Taught
Tamil Grammar Self-Taught
SELF-TAUGHT PHRASE BOOK AND GRAMMAR
Chinese Self-Taught and Grammar
French Self-Taught and Grammar with Key
German Self-Taught and Grammar with Key
Hindustani Self-Taught and Grammar
Italian Self-Taught and Grammar with Key
Japanese Self-Taught and Grammar
Spanish Self-Taught and Grammar with Key
Tamil Self-Taught and Grammar
For the French: L'Anglais sans Maître
For the French: L'Anglais sans Maître avec Grammaire
For the French: L'Anglais sans Maître avec Grammaire et Corrigé de Thèmes
For the Germans: Der Englische Dolmetscher
For the Italians: L'Inglese Imparato Da Se
For the Spanish: El Ingles Para Cada Cual
For the Russians: ____
For the Jews: _____
L'ITALIEN SANS MAITRE
L'Italien Sans Maître Italian Self-Taught for the French
Hindustani Self-Taught - With English Phonetic Pronunciation
Written by Captain C. A. Thimm. Revised by J. F. Blumhardt.
Published by E Marlborough & Co, London, 1910.
Hardback with red boards. 112 pages; 28 page catalogue to rear.
Includes pronunciation; vocabularies; conversations; travel talk; military, legal, religious & commercial terms; shooting & fishing; money, weights and measures.
The above list originally appeared on the back cover of Hindustani Self-Taught... (ca. 1930).
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