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Elements of Rhetoric and Literary Criticism by  James R Boyd - Hardcover - Eighth Edition - 1872 - from Dave Shoots, Bookseller and

Elements of Rhetoric and Literary Criticism

by Boyd, James R

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good/No Jacket

New York: Harper and Brothers, 1872 Marbled boards backed in brown calf. All edges combed. Previous owner's name. Six pages of recommendations from teachers of other Common Schools as early as 1844. Spelling, Punctuation, Word Use, Sentence Structure, Style, Figurative Language, Composition, Language History, British and American Literature. 333 pp.. Eighth Edition. Hard Cover. Good Plus to Very Good/No Jacket. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall.
  • Bookseller: Dave Shoots, Bookseller CA (CA)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 011456
  • Title: Elements of Rhetoric and Literary Criticism
  • Author: Boyd, James R
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Good Plus to Very Good
  • Jacket condition: No Jacket
  • Edition: Eighth Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Harper and Brothers
  • Place: New York
  • Date published: 1872
  • Keywords: NOISBN Speaking. Writing. Persuasion.
  • Bookseller catalogs: Language; Education;
  • Subjects: EDUCATION / General; FOREIGN LANGUAGE STUDY / General;
  • Size: 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall


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