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The Earle of Straffords letter to his lady

The Earle of Straffords letter to his lady

sent by a trvsty messenger, with his prayer on the scaffold at Tower Hill, 12. of May 1641.

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Published by s.n. in [London? .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesEarly English books, 1641-1700 -- 616:10.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination[2], 6 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16719611M

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From the Originals in the Possession of His Great Grandson, Thomas, Earl of Malton, Knight of the Bath, Thomas. This most self-conscious man’s unself-conscious self-portrait is rich and highly III’s Secretary of State, Philip Stanhope (), fourth Earl of Chesterfield, embodied the beau ideal of courtesy and, in his letters to his son, raised at a distance because he was illegitimate, wrote the book on manners and deportment/5(20).

An oddly tender series of letters between the Earl and his heir (who predeceased him). Of the various examples of 18th century prose I have read (such as Gibbon and Hume), this is the most accessible.

One of the puzzles and delights of reading such prose is discovering oddities of vocabulary and phrasing. "Rencounter".Reviews: His speech, tone, everything are very appealing and GOOD.

I say "good", I mean good in it's literal sense. He is an admirable person, and his advice should be read, and given to all young people again and again. There is quite a bit of religious advice in his "Letters" as well, and Lord Chesterfield means it.