Harvey's language course from the original McGuffy Educational Series teaches everything from the letters and syllables to rules of syntax and punctuation. It's good for advanced study beginning in about seventh grade and a great reference for a lifetime. 218 pages, hardcover.
This grammar book is recommended for use in the 7th and 8th grades, as well as in high school. It is a comprehensive grammar in the classical sense including four parts. Orthography: the study of letters, syllables, sounds and spelling that make up English words. Etymology: the study of words classified into parts of speech. Each part of speech is further studied. Syntax: the study of sentences, their elements, relations of parts, etc. including punctuation. Prosody: the study of accent, quality, and tone of language, as well as rhythms and measures as used in poetry.
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