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The Young gentleman and lady's monitor, and English teacher's assistant; [electronic resource] : 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 ... / By J. Hamilton Moore, author of the Practical navigator and Seaman's new daily assistant.

Edition:
The latest edition.
Publication:
New-York: : Printed and sold by William Durell, at his book-store and printing office numbers 19, Queen-Street., M,DCC,XCII. [1792]
Series:
Early American imprints. First series ; no. 46510.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (vi, 406, [8] pages, iv leaves of plates) : illustrations
Subjects:
Youth -- Conduct of life.
Form/Genre:
Anthologies.
Readers.
Prospectuses.
Place of Publication:
United States New York New York.
Notes:
Edition statement transposed; precedes "By J. Hamilton Moore ..." on title page.
Errors in paging: pages 197, 295 misnumbered 971, 285.
"Elements of gesture."--p. [379]-406. 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.
Publisher's prospectus, pages [413-414].
Electronic text and image data. [Chester, Vt. : Readex, a division of Newsbank, Incorporated, 2002-2004. Includes files in TIFF, GIF and PDF formats with inclusion of keyword searchable text. (Early American imprints. First series ; numbers 46510).
Cited in:
Bristol B8069
Shipton and Mooney 46510
Contributor:
Moore, John Hamilton, d. 1807, comp.
Contains:
Walker, John, 1732-1807. Academic speaker. Selections.
Burgh, James, 1714-1775. Art of speaking. Selections.
Access Restriction:
Restricted for use by site license.
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