|Short description: ||John Hart's 'Orthographie' published|
|Medium description: ||Second of 3 works on English Spelling reform by John Hart, fully titled 'An Orthography containing the due order and reason, how to write or paint the image of man's voice, most like to the life or nature'|
Also includes description of organs of speech, definition of vowels and consonants, distinguishes between front and back vowels and voiced and voiceless consonants, and mentions the aspiration of voiceless plosives.
Included his notes on punctuation from his 1551 work in a condensed form but with the addition of suggesting that the exclamation mark and question mark should proceed the sentence (Salmon).
Suggests that educated London speech is the variety that 'every reasonable English man' will aim to emulate.
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