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Elements of elocution : in which the principles of reading and speaking are investigated; and such pauses, emphasis, and inflexions of voice, as are suitable to every variety of sentence, are distinctly pointed out and explained, with directions for strengthening and modulating the voice so as to render it varied, forcible, and harmonious.  To which is added a complete system of the passions, showing how they affect the countenance, tone of voice and gesture of the body, exemplified by a copious selection of the most strikinging passages of Shakespeare Preview this item
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Elements of elocution : in which the principles of reading and speaking are investigated; and such pauses, emphasis, and inflexions of voice, as are suitable to every variety of sentence, are distinctly pointed out and explained, with directions for strengthening and modulating the voice so as to render it varied, forcible, and harmonious. To which is added a complete system of the passions, showing how they affect the countenance, tone of voice and gesture of the body, exemplified by a copious selection of the most strikinging passages of Shakespeare

Author: John Walker
Publisher: London : printed by Cooper and Wilson, 1799.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edition, with alterations and additionsView all editions and formats
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Walker, John, 1732-1807.
Elements of elocution.
London : Cooper and Wilson, 1799
(OCoLC)657196452
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Walker
OCLC Number: 25236721
Description: xv, 398 pages: illustrations ; 23 cm
Responsibility: by John Walker.

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