Lord Chesterfield's advice to his son, on men and manners: or, A new system of education In which the principles of politeness, the art of acquiring a knowledge of the world, are laid down in a plain, easy, and familiar manner. To which are annexed, The polite philosopher or An essay on the art which makes a man happy in himself, and agreeable to others. Also, Lord Burghley's Ten precepts to his second son, Robert Cecil, afterwards the Earl of Salisbury

Main Author: Chesterfield, Philip Dormer Stanhope
Other Authors: Burghley, William Cecil, Dobson, Thomas, Forrester, James
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Philadelphia Printed for Thomas Dobson, bookseller, in Second-Street, second door above Chesnut-Street 1786, M.DCC.LXXXVI. [1786]
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Collection: Eighteenth Century Collections Online / ECCO - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Item Description:"The polite philosopher .."--p. [132]-182. Attributed to James Forrester by Halkett & Laing. - Bookseller's advertisements, p. [190-192]. - English Short Title Catalog, W30640. - Evans, 20002. - Reproduction of original from Library of Congress. - Sabin, 90233
Physical Description:Online-Ressource (vii, [2], 9-190, [2] p) 12°