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Letters written by lord Chesterfield to his son, ed. with notes, tr.of the ... - Page 326
by Philip Dormer Stanhope (4th earl of Chesterfield.) - 1872
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Letters ... by ... Philip Dormer Stanhope, earl of Chesterfield, to his son ...

Philip Dormer Stanhope (4th earl of Chesterfield.) - 1810
...ohliged to you. He goes to wards, and not towards snch a place. He sometimes affects hard words, hy way of ornament, which he always mangles like a learned woman. A man of fashion never has recourse to proverhs, and vulgar aphorisms; nses neither favourite words nor hard words ; hut takes great care...
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Elegant extracts: a copious selection of passages from the most eminent ...

Elegant extracts - 1812
...along with it. He calls the earth, y earth ; he is oblieged, not obliged to you. He goes to tennis, and not towards such a place. He sometimes affects...words, by way of ornament, which he always mangles. A man of fashion never has recourse to proverbs and vulgar aphorisms ; uses neither favourite words...
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Letters written by the...earl of Chesterfield to his son; with ..., Volume 2

Philip Dormer Stanhope (4th earl of Chesterfield.) - 1813
...way of oriuuuent, whieh he always manIes like a learned womftn.. A man of fashion never has reourse to pro'verbs, and vulgar aphorisms ; uses neither favourite words nor hard words ; but takes great eare to speak very eorreetly and grammatieally, and to pronounee properly ; that is, aeeording to the...
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Lord Chesterfield's Advice to His Son, on Men and Manners: Or, A New System ...

Philip Dormer Stanhope Earl of Chesterfield - 1815 - 333 pages
...pronunciation of proper words, carries the mark of the beast along with it. He calls t'ie earth yearth :hei)> not obliged to you. He goes to wards , and not towards...sometimes affects hard words, by way of ornament, which ho always mangles like a lefirned woman. A man of fashion. never has recourse to proverbs , and vulgar...
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Letters Written by the Earl of Chesterfield to His Son, Volume 2

Philip Dormer Stanhope Earl of Chesterfield, Eugenia Stanhope - Conduct of life - 1827
...proper words carries the mark of the beast along with it. He calls the earth yearth ; he is obleiged not obliged to you. He goes to wards, and not towards...neither favourite words nor hard words; but takes great care to speak very correctly and grammatically, and to pronounce properly; that is, according to the...
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Practical Morality; Or, A Guide to Men and Manners: Consisting of Lord ...

Philip Dormer Stanhope Earl of Chesterfield, James Forrester, Hugh Blair, James Fordyce, William Cecil Baron Burghley, Benjamin Franklin, Alexander Pope - Conduct of life - 1831 - 275 pages
...carries the mark of the heast along with it. He calls the earth yearth; he is ohltged, not ohliged, to you. He goes to wards, and not towards, such a place. He sometimes affects hard words, hy way of ornament, which he always mangles like a learned woman. A man of fashion never has recourse...
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Lord chesterfield's advice to his son, on men and manners [selections from ...

Philip Dormer Stanhope (4th earl of Chesterfield.) - 1836
...it. He calls the earth yearth ; he is obleeged, not obliged to you. He goes lo wards, and not lowurdi such a place. He sometimes affects hard words, by...neither favourite words nor hard words ; but takes great care to speak very correctly and grammatically, and to pronounce properly ; that is, according to the...
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The American class-reader: containing a series of lessons in reading; with ...

George Willson - Printing - 1840 - 288 pages
...hafldso.ne, and vastly ugly. He sometimes affects hard words, by way of ornament, which ho always mangles. A man of fashion never has recourse to proverbs and vulgar aphorisms ; uses neither favorite words, nor hard words ; but takes great care to speak very correctly and grammatically, and...
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Practical morality, or, A guide to men and manners: consisting of Lord ...

Philip Dormer Stanhope Chesterfield (Earl of), Anne Thérèse de Marguenat de Courcelles Lambert (marquise de), François La Rochefoucauld (duc de), James Forrester, Baron William Cecil Burghley, Hugh Blair, Benjamin Franklin, James Fordyce - Reference - 1841 - 275 pages
...proper words carries the mark of the beast along with it. He calls the earth yearth; he is obleged, not obliged, to you. He goes to wards, and not towards,...neither favourite words nor hard words; but takes great care to speak very correctly and grammatically, al.d to pronounce properly; that is, according to the...
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Prudential advice, addressed to young persons

H. Bowser - 1844
...commonly abuses ; such as vastly anyry, vastly kind, vastly handsome, and vastly uyly. A gentleman never has recourse to proverbs, and vulgar aphorisms...neither favourite words nor hard words ; but takes great care to speak correctly and grammatically, and to pronounce properly ; that is, according to the usage...
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