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COUNSELLOR MANNERS - His Last Legacy to His Son, Dare, Josiah
Author Name:    Dare, Josiah

Title:   COUNSELLOR MANNERS - His Last Legacy to His Son

Binding:   Hardcover

Book Condition:   Near Fine in Very Good- dust jacket

Size:   8vo

Publisher:   New York Coward-McCann 1929

ISBN Number:   1164477323 / 9781164477327

Seller ID:   40917

142 pages; Clean and tight in original cloth binding in edgeworn dustajcekt with some chipping. OCLC: 3250575 This book transcribes an old hand-written manuscript found in the library of a collector. Councellor Manners, discovering death at hand, calls to his bedside his only son. With frankness and humor the gentleman discusses a wide range of subjects pertaining to manners and morals. Written in the English of the early 17th century, in epigrammatic style, this last legacy of a wealthy nobleman to his son smacks more of witty discourse than of weighty admonitions, and seems surprisingly apropos even today. ; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues it with a character lacking in ephemeral electronic renderings.

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