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The American Chesterfield : or, Way to wealth, honour and distinction : being selections from the letters of Lord Chesterfield to his son; and extracts from other eminent authors, on the subject of politeness: with alterations and additions, suited to the youth of the United States

Member of the Philadelphia bar.; John Grigg, Jedediah Howe, Henry Howard, George B Ellis

Published by Phila: John Griggs, 1827
Condition: Fair Hardcover
From GILMORE'S BOOKS (Philadelphia, PA, U.S.A.)

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ALSO INCLUDES: "The Honours of the Table or, Rules for Behaviour During Meals, with the Whole Art of Carving, illustrated with a variety of cuts" Worthy of being published by itself. Has numerous woodcut illustrations. Original 1827 leather-bound book. 16mo. 272 pages. Full leather cover, 5 bands to spine, gilt title. Author: Member of the Philadelphia bar.; John Grigg, Jedediah Howe, Henry Howard, George B Ellis.Philadelphia: : Published by John Grigg, no. 9, North Fourth-St. Leather covers a bit rubbed. Front cover detached. Previous owner's name (Rachel Watson) present at front. Tissue guard intact. Age discoloration, light-to-moderate foxing present throughout. etched frontis foxed else in good condition. Text is complete, binding is tight. 1827. Acceptable reading copy. Scarce. #338Y. Bookseller Inventory # 338Y

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Title: The American Chesterfield : or, Way to ...

Publisher: Phila: John Griggs

Publication Date: 1827

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fair

Edition: 1st Edition

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