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The Resource Principles of politeness, and of knowing the world, by the late Lord Chesterfield ; methodised and digested under distinct heads, with additions by the Rev. Dr. John Trusler ; containing every instruction necessary to complete the gentleman and man of fashion ; to which is added, A father's legacy to his daughters; by the late Dr. Gregory of Edinburgh ; also, Thoughts on female education: by Benjamin Rush, M.D. ; the whole admirably calculated for the improvement of youth

Principles of politeness, and of knowing the world, by the late Lord Chesterfield ; methodised and digested under distinct heads, with additions by the Rev. Dr. John Trusler ; containing every instruction necessary to complete the gentleman and man of fashion ; to which is added, A father's legacy to his daughters; by the late Dr. Gregory of Edinburgh ; also, Thoughts on female education: by Benjamin Rush, M.D. ; the whole admirably calculated for the improvement of youth

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Principles of politeness, and of knowing the world
Title
Principles of politeness, and of knowing the world
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by the late Lord Chesterfield ; methodised and digested under distinct heads, with additions by the Rev. Dr. John Trusler ; containing every instruction necessary to complete the gentleman and man of fashion ; to which is added, A father's legacy to his daughters; by the late Dr. Gregory of Edinburgh ; also, Thoughts on female education: by Benjamin Rush, M.D. ; the whole admirably calculated for the improvement of youth
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Language
eng
Cataloging source
TYC
Citation location within source
  • 83
  • 1701
Citation source
  • Gulick, S.L. Chesterfield bib.
  • Gumuchian
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Principles of politeness, and of knowing the world, by the late Lord Chesterfield ; methodised and digested under distinct heads, with additions by the Rev. Dr. John Trusler ; containing every instruction necessary to complete the gentleman and man of fashion ; to which is added, A father's legacy to his daughters; by the late Dr. Gregory of Edinburgh ; also, Thoughts on female education: by Benjamin Rush, M.D. ; the whole admirably calculated for the improvement of youth
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Publication
Note
  • Adaptation of Chesterfield's Letters to his son; cf. Gulick, p. 12
  • First published in 1775; cf. Rosenbach, cited below
  • "A father's legacy to his daughters," and "Thoughts upon female education," each have separate title-pages and pagination
  • Includes prefatory Advertisement
  • Woodcuts: head-pieces above caption titles
  • Printing error: p. 16 of Thoughts upon female education misnumbered 13
  • Cf. Osborne Coll., p. 737
  • Cf. Rosenbach, A.S.W. Children's books, 100; 454
Dimensions
15 cm.
Extent
102, [2], iv, [5]-62, [2], 24 p.
Note
Tan sheep laced over boards.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)06584327
  • ucoclc6584327
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Principles of politeness, and of knowing the world, by the late Lord Chesterfield ; methodised and digested under distinct heads, with additions by the Rev. Dr. John Trusler ; containing every instruction necessary to complete the gentleman and man of fashion ; to which is added, A father's legacy to his daughters; by the late Dr. Gregory of Edinburgh ; also, Thoughts on female education: by Benjamin Rush, M.D. ; the whole admirably calculated for the improvement of youth
Publication
Note
  • Adaptation of Chesterfield's Letters to his son; cf. Gulick, p. 12
  • First published in 1775; cf. Rosenbach, cited below
  • "A father's legacy to his daughters," and "Thoughts upon female education," each have separate title-pages and pagination
  • Includes prefatory Advertisement
  • Woodcuts: head-pieces above caption titles
  • Printing error: p. 16 of Thoughts upon female education misnumbered 13
  • Cf. Osborne Coll., p. 737
  • Cf. Rosenbach, A.S.W. Children's books, 100; 454
Dimensions
15 cm.
Extent
102, [2], iv, [5]-62, [2], 24 p.
Note
Tan sheep laced over boards.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)06584327
  • ucoclc6584327

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