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Letters on the most common, as well as important, occasions in life. By Cicero, Pliny, Voiture, Balzac, St. Evremond, Locke, Lord Lansdowne, Lord Oxford, Lord Peterborough, Lord Bolingbroke, Sir William Temple, Sir W. Trumbull, Dryden, Atterbury, Garth, Addison, Steele, Pope, Gay, Swift, Berkley, Rowe, and other writers of distinguished merit; with many original letters and cards, by the editor: Who has also prefixed, A Dissertation on the Epistolary Style; With proper Directions for addressing Persons of Rank and Eminence. For the use of young gentlemen and ladies.

Newbery, John, 1713-1767.
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London : printed for J. Newbery, at the Bible and Sun, in St. Paul's Church-Yard, 1758.

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xii,240p. ; 12⁰.


The fourth edition.

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ESTC T53412
Roscoe, J266 (4)

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Electronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mich. : Thomson Gale, 2003. (Eighteenth century collections online). Available via the World Wide Web. Access limited by licensing agreements.



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