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 teach him knowledge of life, and make him well received in all companies. For the improvement of youth; yet not beneath the attention of any.

  • Chesterfield, Philip Dormer Stanhope, Earl of, 1694-1773.
M.DCC.LXXXI. [1781]
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Philadelphia : Printed and sold by Robert Aitken, at Pope's Head, three doors above the coffee house, Market-Street, M.DCC.LXXXI. [1781]

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