Author of A New Method of Learning to Read, then Write and Speak a Language in Six Months (1835). The method was adapted to several languages; pehraps Lear used A.C. Kendrick’s Greek Ollendorff; Being a Progressive Exhibition of the Principles of the Greek Grammar: Designed for Beginners in Greek, and As a Book of Exercises for Academies and Colleges. New York: D. Appleton & Co, 1851.