A Grammar of Rhetoric and Polite Literature: Comprehending the Principles of Language and Style : the Elements of Taste and Criticism : with Rules for the Study of Composition and Eloquence : Illustrated by Appropriate Examples Selected Chiefly from the British Classics : for the Use of Schools, Or Private Instruction
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OF LANGUAGE AND STYLE AS THE FOUNDATION
CHAPTER HI Of the Progress of Language in the Style
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