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Letters written by the Earl of Chesterfield to his son.

Philip Dormer Stanhope, 4th Earl of Chesterfield

Letters written by the Earl of Chesterfield to his son.

by Philip Dormer Stanhope, 4th Earl of Chesterfield

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Published by Printed for Thomas Tegg in London .
Written in English


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In 3 vols.

ContributionsStanhope, Philip.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13987554M

One of these is the “Letters to my Son” series written by the Earl of Chesterfield to his son. We will add as many of Chesterfield’s letters as quickly as we can and provide cataloguing and easy access as we go in the hopes that you, Dear Reader, will share them with your sons. Letters to his Son, by The Earl of Chesterfield. LETTER LXII. LONDON, January 10, O. S. has written to Comte Salmour, the Governor of the Academy at Turin, to prepare a room for you there immediately after the Ascension: and has recommended you to him in a manner which I hope you will give him no reason to repent or be ashamed.

Label. The Earl of Chesterfield's Letters to his Son contain eighteenth-century guidelines for gentlemanly behavior and proper manners. Written by Philip Dormer Stanhope to his illegitimate son and published posthumously, these missives stress the values of the age and teach the art of graceful justeetredehors.comees: Lord Chesterfield’s Letter To His Son Essay Sample. The passage below is an excerpt from a letter written by the eighteenth-century author Lord Chesterfield to his young son, who was traveling far .

Letters Written by Lord Chesterfield to his Son - Vol. II is an unchanged, high-quality reprint of the original edition of Hansebooks is editor of the literature on different topic areas such as research and science, travel and expeditions, cooking and nutrition, medicine, and other genres. Letters to his Son, by The Earl of Chesterfield. in tragedy they must speak, and speak with dignity too. Hence the necessity of their being written in verse, and unfortunately for the French, from the weakness of their language, in rhymes. have cleared up that whole affair to me. I keep that book for you. It appears by those.


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He was born in London to Philip Stanhope, 3rd Earl of Chesterfield, and Lady Elizabeth Savile, and known as Lord Stanhope until the death of his father, in Following the death of his mother inStanhope Parents: Philip Stanhope, 3rd Earl of Chesterfield, Lady.

May 05,  · Lord Chesterfield was an influential politician, diplomat and cabinet minister during the reigns of George I and II, and this book is a collection of letters of advice, counsel, and sometimes genuine wisdom, written by Chesterfield, over many years, to his son, Philip Stanhope, for whom Chesterfield had the highest hopes of success in the world/5(23).

Dec 04,  · 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.

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“A BRILLIANCE OF INTELLECTUAL GIFTS AND GRACES”: FIRST EDITION OF CHESTERFIELD’S RENOWNED LETTERS AND HIS MISCELLANEOUS WORKS, IN HANDSOME CONTEMPORARY CALF-GILT. CHESTERFIELD, Philip Dormer Stanhope, Earl of. Letters Written by the Late Right Honourable Philip Dormer Stanhope, Earl of Chesterfield, to his Son, Philip Stanhope, Esq.

Letters written by the late right honorable Philip Dormer Stanhope, Earl of Chesterfield, to his son, Philip Stanhope, Esq., late envoy extraordinary to the Court of Dresden: together with his lordship's life and an account of his son, The art of pleasing, an additional series of letters, some poems, and several other pieces on various subjects.

Red paper covered boards with black lettering. Fine in very good (early) price-clipped dust jackets, each with light soil and edgewear, volume I having a small chip in the spine title. B/w frontispieces. Letters from the fourth Earl of Chesterfield to his "natural" son, in the mid - to late eighteenth century.

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Author: Chesterfield, Philip Dormer Stanhope, Earl of, Title: Letters to His Son, Complete On the Fine Art of Becoming a Man of the World and a Gentleman.As a politician and statesman, Chesterfield's fame rests on his short but brilliant administration of Ireland.

As an author he was a clever essayist and epigrammatist. But he stands or fails by the Letters to his Son, first published by Stanhope's widow inand the Letters to his Godson (). The Letters are brilliantly written, full of.