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Graham York Rare Books
Stand
09

Joseph Longman

SENTENCES, DIVINE, MORAL, AND HISTORICAL; IN PROSE AND VERSE; WITH COPIES FOR THE ALPHABET. DESIGNED FOR THE CONDUCT OF HUMAN LIFE, AND PARTICULARLY FOR THE IMPROVEMENT OF YOUTH, IN GOOD SENSE, AND CORRECT ENGLISH. THE WHOLE BEING THE BEAUTIES OF ADDISON, JOHNSON, ROLLIN, WESLEY, AND OTHER EMINENT AUTHORS; ACCURATELY EXTRACTED FROM THEIR WORKS, AND ARRANGED IN ALPHABETICAL ORDER. FOR THE USE OF SCHOOLS.

The Conduct of Human Life and the Improvement of Youth

Joseph Longman

SENTENCES, DIVINE, MORAL, AND HISTORICAL; IN PROSE AND VERSE; WITH COPIES FOR THE ALPHABET. DESIGNED FOR THE CONDUCT OF HUMAN LIFE, AND PARTICULARLY FOR THE IMPROVEMENT OF YOUTH, IN GOOD SENSE, AND CORRECT ENGLISH. THE WHOLE BEING THE BEAUTIES OF ADDISON, JOHNSON, ROLLIN, WESLEY, AND OTHER EMINENT AUTHORS; ACCURATELY EXTRACTED FROM THEIR WORKS, AND ARRANGED IN ALPHABETICAL ORDER. FOR THE USE OF SCHOOLS. Salisbury: printed by E. Easton; and sold by Messrs. Wilkie, No 71, St. Paul's Church Yard, London; Sollers and Simmonds, Blandford; Young, Milborne; Applin, Winborne; and Jeffery, Weymouth. 1786

Description

pp vi, 360, full contemporary calf. A small hole on p.165, and a piece cut from the head of p.183, with no loss of text.

Bibliography

COPAC locates two copies, BL; Bod.
Worldcat, five copies, Oakland; Cleveland; Kent State; Michigan; Puritan Reformed Theological Seminary.
ESTC three copies, Library of Congress; Illinois; New Brunswick.

Footnote

Joseph Longman is described as "Writing Master", at Child-Okeford, near Blandford, Dorset, and he dedicates this work to the Reverend Henry Hall, M.A., Rector of Child-Okeford.

Price

£350.00