Title The Young Man's Book of Classical Letters Consisting of Epistolary Selections; Designed to Improve Young Ladies and Gentlemen in the Art of Letter Writing, and in Tose Principles Which are Neccessary for Respectability and Success in Life
Book Condition Near Fine
Jacket Condition No Jacket
Edition Second Edition.
Publisher New York Leavitt & Allen 1854
Seller ID 002987
New York: Leavitt & Allen, 1854. Written anonymously, but part of a series that also included "The Young Man's Own Book," here is a small volume of instruction that Quercus notes as possibly much needed today: the art of letter-writing taught by examples. This is a Near Fine copy of the Second Edition (although with much added material). Uncommon. Black cloth binding, heavily blindstamped on the covers with the image of a Muse (with lyre);bright gilt titling and floral decoration on the spine. Clean text; 320 pages. Mildly bumped, else a Fine copy. Size: 32mo - over 4" - 5" tall. Second Edition.. Hard Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket.