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The Universal Letter-Writer; or, New Art of Polite Correspondence

£19.99

Product description

Contains a short English grammar, followed by 140 sample letters to deal with common situations arising in early 19th century life, a number of precedents of legal documents, and concluding with 57 forms of petition. 213 pages plus frontispiece, and two page publisher's catalogue. Full leather, with gilt bands to spine. Boards marked and worn. Spine worn, with sections of spine at head and tail missing. Front and rear hinges cracked (but boards still attached). The final gathering is partly unbound, page 201/202 is loose, but otherwise the text block is tightly bound. Title page stained. Heavy foxing throughout. Closed tear to page 13/14 and two small closed tears to page 15/16. Black (ink?) marks on pages 11 and 14. Light pencil marks on front pastedown and on title page verso. Overall in fair condition only.

Item details

Author(s):
The Rev Thomas Cooke
Condition:
Fair
Edition:
1826
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
213
Publisher:
Thomas Wilson and Sons
Title:
The Universal Letter-Writer; or, New Art of Polite Correspondence

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Contains a short English grammar, followed by 140 sample letters to deal with common situations arising in early 19th century life, a number of precedents of legal documents, and concluding with 57 forms of petition. 213 pages plus frontispiece, and two page publisher's catalogue. Full leather, with gilt bands to spine. Boards marked and worn. Spine worn, with sections of spine at head and tail missing. Front and rear hinges cracked (but boards still attached). The final gathering is partly unbound, page 201/202 is loose, but otherwise the text block is tightly bound. Title page stained. Heavy foxing throughout. Closed tear to page 13/14 and two small closed tears to page 15/16. Black (ink?) marks on pages 11 and 14. Light pencil marks on front pastedown and on title page verso. Overall in fair condition only.

Author(s):
The Rev Thomas Cooke
Condition:
Fair
Edition:
1826
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
213
Publisher:
Thomas Wilson and Sons
Title:
The Universal Letter-Writer; or, New Art of Polite Correspondence

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