This classic introduction is designed for students with no previous knowledge of phonetics in linguistics, speech therapy, and modern languages. It remains one of the best descriptions of the main topics in the study of phonetics.

Elements of General Phonetics 1990, Edinburgh University Press, New York

ISBN-13: 9780852244517

Revised edition

Trade paperback

Elements of General Phonetics 1967, Edinburgh University Press

ISBN-13: 9780852240281