W.Otridge, F.C. & J.Rivington et al, London, 1810. Full-Leather. Book Condition: Very Good. Eleventh Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Full leather binding with gilt edges and titles to spine. Spine quite rubbed. but intact and titles clear. Corners a little rubbed. Wear to boards generally Ink stain to bottom of page edges.. Marbled endpapers and page edges. Attractive overall despite wear.
From the title page.....or, an Introduction to Languages, Poetry, Rhetoric, History, Moral Philosophy, Physics, & Reflections on Taste and Instructions with regard to the Eloquence of the Pulpit, the Bar and the Stage. The Whole illustrated with passages from the most famous poets and Orators, Ancient and Modern with critical remarks on them.
Designed more particularly for students in the University.
Author was Principal of University of Paris. Translated from the French. Eleventh Edition. Corrected.