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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, dissertation on the epistolary style; with proper directions for addressing persons of rank and eminence. For the use of young gentlemen and ladies. To which is added, an appendix, containing several forms of writing messages on cards; which forms are not contained in the London edition of these letters.

Newbery, John, 1713-1767.
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Dublin : Printed for P. Wilson and J. Exshaw, in Dame-street, 1758.

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xii,276p. ; 18⁰.


The fifth edition.

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ESTC T168057


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