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" A Word to the Wise, or HINTS ON THE CURRENT IMPROPRIETIES OF EXPRESSION IN WRITING AND SPEAKING. By PARRY GWYNNE. Thirteenth Thousand. 18mo, price Gd. sewed ; or is. cloth, gilt edges. " All who wish to mind their p's and cfs should consult this little... "
Britannia, a collection of the principal passages in Latin authors that ... - Page 13
by Britannia, Thomas S Cayzer - 1878 - 165 pages
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The Englishwoman's magazine and Christian mother's miscellany ..., Volume 6

Mary Milner - 1851
...teachers, as being well adapted for usefulness both in the private nursery, mid in the Infant School-room. A WORD TO THE WISE ; Or, Hints on the Current Improprieties...Expression in Writing and Speaking. By Parry Gwynne. Second Edition. London : Grant and Griffith, corner of St. Paul's Churchyard. 1851. THIS very clever...
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The Publishers' Circular and General Record of British and ..., Volume 12

Bibliography - 1849
...recent Charge of the Lord Bishop of Exeter. By William Goode. 8vo. pp. 18, sewed, 6d [568 GWYNNE (P.)— A Word to the Wise; or, Hints on the Current Improprieties...Expression in Writing and Speaking. By Parry Gwynne. 18mo. pp. 70, cl. Is. [569 HALL i III'.)— sacred Aphorisms, selected and arranged, with the Texts...
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The Publishers' Circular and General Record of British and ..., Volume 15

Bibliography - 1852
...Grant and Griffith ; Whiitaker and Co. ; and Simpkin, Marshall, and Co. (626) A WORD to tl«TvvTSE; or, Hints on the Current Improprieties of Expression in Writing and Speaking. By PARRY GWYNNB. 3d Edition, Is. cloth. " All who wish to mind their p's and q's should consult this little...
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The Eclectic Review, Volume 1

English literature - 1851
...the Members and Friends of the Lincoln Younit Men's Improvement Society. By Rev. RS Short, Lincoln. A Word to the Wise ; or Hints on the current Improprieties...Expression in Writing and Speaking. By Parry Gwynne. Second Edition. A Commentary on the Acts of the Apostles. B y C M. Du Vefl, DJ). Edited for the Hanserd...
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Notes and Queries

Questions and answers - 1854
...Himself. Price Id. TRUBNER * CO., 12. Paternoster Row. Fourth Edition, price 1*. cloth (If. id. by Post). A WORD TO THE WISE; or, Hints on the Current Improprieties of Expression in Writing and Speaking. By FAliHY GWYNNE. AH who wish to mind their ' P's and Q's,' should consult this little volume." — Gentleman's...
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Notes and Queries, Volume 11

Questions and answers - 1855
...Books, &c., bought, told, or exchanged. Now ready, Fifth Edition, price Is. cloth (It. 4ii. by Post). A WORD TO THE WISE ; or, Hints on the current Improprieties of Exnression in Writing and Speaking. By PARKY GWYANE. " A'l who wish to mind their P'a and Q's should...
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Punctuation and improprieties of speech

Nathaniel Holmes Morison - English language - 1856 - 76 pages
...errors, I am indebted to a little book, published in London during the present year, 1855, and entitled, "A Word to the Wise, or Hints on the Current Improprieties...Expression in Writing and Speaking. By Parry Gwynne." To these I have added other expressions peculiar to our own"people, which equally violate the rules...
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Conversation: It's Faults and It's Graces

Conversation - 1856 - 152 pages
...Mechanics' Institution at Reading, England. Part III. is a reprint from the fourth English edition of " A Word to the Wise, or Hints on the Current Improprieties of Expression in Writing and Speaking," by PAEB.Y GWYNNE, a few passages not applicable to the habits of American (7) society being omitted. Part...
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A General Catalogue of Books in Every Department of Literature for Public ...

School libraries - 1847 - 263 pages
...Young Jewess and her Christian Schoolfellows. By the author of Rhoda. Cloth, pp. 88. Price 35 cte. (5.) A Word to the Wise ; Or, hints on the current improprieties of expression in writing aud speaking. By PARKT GWTNNB. Cloth, pp. 70. Price 23 cts. VI. G. ROUTLEDGE & Co.'s PUBLICATIONS....
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Blind man's holiday; or, Short tales for the nursery, by the author of 'Mia ...

Annie Keary - 1860 - 214 pages
...good than a thousand set tasks abounding with dry and uninteresting truisms." — Bell's Messenger. A Word to the Wise ; Or, Hints on the Current Improprieties...Expression in Writing and Speaking. By PARRY GWYNNE. Fifth Edition. 18mo. price 6</. sewed, or Is. cloth, gilt edges. " All who wish to mind their p's and...
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