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The elements of public speaking

Author: Harry Garfield Houghton
Publisher: Boston ; New York : Ginn and Company, Boston : The Athenæum Press [1916] ©1916
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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It is the purpose of this textbook to present a cleare statement of the elements of speaking via accurately expressed theory and a method of practice.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Houghton, Harry Garfield.
Elements of public speaking.
Boston, New York [etc.] Ginn and Company [1916]
(OCoLC)613220214
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Harry Garfield Houghton
OCLC Number: 1908314
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xi, 333 pages ; 19 cm
Contents: Chapter I. Planning the speech --
Chapter II. The conversational mode --
Chapter III. Action --
Chapter IV. Gesture --
Chapter V. The breath --
VI. Enunciation --
VII. Pronunciation --
Chapter VIII. Pitch --
Chapter IX. Time --
Chapter X. Quality --
Chapter XI. Force --
Chapter XII. Emphasis --
Appendix I. Suggestions to teachers --
Appendix II. Declamation.
Responsibility: by Harry Garfield Houghton, M.A.

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It is the purpose of this textbook to present a cleare statement of the elements of speaking via accurately expressed theory and a method of practice.

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