The New and Complete Letter Writer, Or, New Art of Polite Correspondence: Containing a Course of Interesting Original Letters on the Most Important, Instructive, and Entertaining Subjects : which May Serve as Copies for Indicting Letters on the Various Occurrences in Life : and a Set of Complimentary Cards, Suited to the Various Occasions on which an Extraordinary Degre of Politeness Should be Observed

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Evert Duyckinck, no. 68 Water-Street, 1817 - Letter writing - 107 pages
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Page 46 - ... promises, kindly stepped in, and carried him away, to where the wicked cease from troubling, and where the weary are at rest ! It is during the time that we lived on this farm, that my little story is most eventful.
Page 97 - Fornication, nor contract Matrimony within the said Term: At Cards, Dice, or any other unlawful game, he shall not play...
Page 25 - From the Young Gentleman's Mother, to the Young Lady. Dear Miss, IF you find any thin'g 'in these lines improperly written, you will candidly excuse it, as coming from the hands of a parent, in behalf of an only, beloved and dutiful son. . My dear Charles has told me, that you have made...
Page 88 - America, to them well and truly paid by the said party of the second part, at and before the ensealing and delivery of these presents, the receipt whereof is hereby acknowledged...
Page 88 - ... have granted, bargained, sold, aliened, remised, released, conveyed and confirmed, and by these presents do grant, bargain, sell, alien, remise, release, convey and confirm, unto the said party of the second part, and to his heirs and assigns, for ever, ALL...
Page 91 - And also, all the estate, right, title, interest, property, possession, claim, and demand whatsoever, as well in law as in equity, of the said party of the first part, of, in, or to the above described premises, and every part and parcel thereof, with the appurtenances.
Page 96 - Bell, his step-father, hath put himself, and by these Presents doth voluntarily and of his own free will and accord put himself, apprentice to...
Page 96 - DURING which Term the said Apprentice his Master faithfully shall serve his secrets keep his lawful commands everywhere gladly do.
Page 97 - Nor haunt alehouses, taverns, or play-houses : But in all things behave himself as a faithful apprentice ought to do, during the said term. And the said master shall use the utmost of his endeavor to teach, or cause to be taught or instructed, the said apprentice in the trade or mystery of (a...
Page 20 - New-York, and it is with pleasure I can assure you that I am comfortably settled here. But you know that our returns are slow and profits small, and therefore, however willing, I am not in circumstances sufficient to defray the expense of a journey to New-York, in order to purchase goods at the best hand ; which has been attended with some loss, because a considerable expense.

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