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Lessons in elocution: or A selection of pieces, in prose and verse : for the improvement of youth in reading and speaking

Author: William Scott; James Burgh; John Walker
Publisher: Worcester, (Massachusetts) : Printed by Mower & Greenleaf, for Isaiah Thomas., 1800.
Series: Early American imprints., First series ;, no. 38475.
Edition/Format:   Book   Microform : Microfiche : English : The 8th American edView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Anthologies
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: William Scott; James Burgh; John Walker
OCLC Number: 55811761
Notes: Compiled by Scott from the work of others. "Elements of gesture" is taken from John Walker's Academic speaker; "Rules for expressing with propriety the various passions and emotions of the mind" from James Burgh's Art of speaking.
The "copper-plates" are in fact relief cuts, and are integral with the text.
Errors in paging: p. 213, 232 misnumbered 113, 332.
"Rules respecting elocution. Extracted from Walker's Speaker, and not published in any other edition of Scott's Lessons."--Page 50-60.
Reproduction Notes: Microfiche. [New York : Readex Microprint, 1985]. 11 x 15 cm. (Early American imprints. First series ; no. 38475).
Description: viii, [1], 14-436 pages : illustrations ; 17 cm (12mo)
Series Title: Early American imprints., First series ;, no. 38475.
Responsibility: by William Scott. ; To this edition are prefixed Elements of gesture ; illustrated by four elegant plates ; and Rules for expressing, with propriety, the various passions and emotions of the mind.

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