Elements of Rhetoric and Literary Criticism: With Copious Practical Exercises and Examples. For the Use of Common Schools and Academies. Including, Also, a Succinct History of the English Language, and of British and American Literature from the Earliest to the Present Times
What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
Other editions - View all
Elements of Rhetoric and Literary Criticism: With Copious Practical ...
James Robert Boyd
No preview available - 2016
American ancient appear arrangement beauty called CHAPTER character chiefly common composition connection considered consists continued correct criticism described descriptive distinguished effect employed English example excellence EXERCISES express feelings figure frequently genius give hand happy harmony heart human ideas illustrate important improvement Italy kind knowledge language Latin learning less letters light lines literature living manner mean mind nature never objects observed occasion once origin period person pleasure poem poet poetry practice present principal produce prose reader reason remarkable require respect Rhetoric rule schools sense sentences sentiment sometimes sound speak species speech style sublime taste teacher thing thou thought tion truth understand variety verse virtue whole words writing written young