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...

Collection Type

  • Books and periodicals

GUSN

GUSN-146679

Description

102, [2], iv, [1], 6-62, [2], 24 p. ; 14 cm. (12mo)

Details

Descriptive Terms

Conduct of life.
Women Education.
Etiquette.

Originator

Chesterfield, Philip Dormer Stanhope, Earl of, 1694-1773.
Trusler, John, 1735-1820.

Publication

Boston : Printed and sold by John W. Folsom. Sold also by Daniel Brewer of Taunton.

Description

102, [2], iv, [1], 6-62, [2], 24 p. ; 14 cm. (12mo)

Notes

"A father's legacy to his daughters. By the late Dr. Gregory of Edinburgh."--Iv, [1], 6-62, [2] p., with separate title page.
"Thoughts upon female education, accommodated to the present state of society, manners and government, in the United States of America. ... By Benjamin Rush, M.D. ..."--24 p. at end, with separate title page.
Signed by Emily Watson.
Cover detached.

Call Number

Rare BJ1671. C56 1791

Variant Title

Letters to his son.