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English composition and rhetoric

English composition and rhetoric

Author: Alexander Bain
Publisher: Delmar, N.Y. : Scholars' Facsimiles & Reprints, 1996.
Series: Scholars' Facsimiles & Reprints, v. 497; American linguistics, 1700-1900.
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Bain, Alexander, 1818-1903.
English composition and rhetoric.
Delmar, N.Y. : Scholars' Facsimiles & Reprints, 1996
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alexander Bain
ISBN: 0820114979 9780820114972
OCLC Number: 34244887
Notes: Originally published: New York : D. Appleton, 1871.
Description: 343 pages ; 22 cm.
Contents: Pt. 1. Style in general. Figures of speech --
Exercise on figures. Number of words --
Arrangement of words --
The qualities of style --
The sentence and the paragraph --
Pt. 2. Kinds of composition. Description --
Narrative --
Exposition --
Persuasion --
Series Title: Scholars' Facsimiles & Reprints, v. 497; American linguistics, 1700-1900.
Responsibility: by Alexander Bain ; a facsimile reproduction with an introduction by Charlotte Downey.


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