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The Young gentleman and lady's monitor, and English teacher's assistant; [microform] : being a collection of select pieces from our best modern writers: calculated to eradicate vulgar prejudices and rusticity of manners; improve the understanding; rectify the will; purify the passions; direct the minds of youth to the pursuit of proper objects; and to facilitate their reading, writing, and speaking the English language with elegance and propriety. : Particularly adapted for the use of our eminent schools ... : To which is added the Elements of gesture. / By J. Hamilton Moore, author of the Practical navigator and Seaman's new daily assistant.

Publication:
New York: : Printed and sold by Samuel Campbell, no. 124, Pearl-Street., M,DCC,XCV. [1795]
Format/Description:
Microformat
iv, [1], 6-406, [2] p., iv leaves of plates : ill. ; 17 cm. (12mo)
Series:
Early American imprints. First series ; no. 47493.
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Subjects:
Youth -- Conduct of life.
Form/Genre:
Anthologies.
Readers.
Booksellers' advertisements -- New York (State) -- New York.
Place of Publication:
United States New York New York.
Notes:
"Elements of gesture" taken from John Walker's Academic speaker. Includes "Rules for expressing, with propriety, the principal passions and humours which occur in reading and public speaking," extracted from James Burgh's Art of speaking.
Error in paging: p. 405 misnumbered 435.
Bookseller's advertisement, p. [407-408].
Microfiche. [New York : Readex Microprint, 1985] 11 x 15 cm. (Early American imprints. First series ; no. 47493).
Cited in:
Bristol B9182
Shipton & Mooney 47493
Contributor:
Moore, John Hamilton, d. 1807, comp.
Contains:
Walker, John, 1732-1807. Academic speaker. Selections.
Burgh, James, 1714-1775. Art of speaking. Selections.
OCLC:
55828536