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A letter of genteel and moral advice to a young lady

Wetenhall Wilkes

A letter of genteel and moral advice to a young lady

In which is digested, into a new and familiar method, a system of rules and informations, to qualify the fair sex to be useful and happy in every state. By Wetenhall Wilkes.

by Wetenhall Wilkes

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Published by printed by and for Oli. Nelson in Dublin .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Microfilm. Woodbridge, CT Research Publications, Inc., 1986. 1 reel ; 35mm. (The Eighteenth Century ; reel 3754, no. 04).

SeriesEighteenth century -- reel 3754, no. 04.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination144p.
Number of Pages144
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16890555M

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A Letter of Genteel and Moral Advice to a Young Lady: Being A System of Rules and Informations; digested into a new and familiar Method, to qualify the Fair Sex . May 29,  · This, my dear, though seemingly a trifling accomplishment, is, in reality, a most necessary part of polite education ; and it is as great a shame for a young lady not to be able to tell a story with ease and fluency, or to write an elegant and genteel letter, as not to know how to dance a minuet.

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