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COMPOSITION AND RHETORIC:
1 Series of Practical Lessons
THE ORIGIN, HISTORY, AND PECULIARITIES OF THE ENGLISH LANGUAGE, PUNC-
ILLUSTRATED WITI COPIOUS EXERCISES.
ADAPTED TO SELF-INSTRUCTION, AND TIIE USE OF SCIIDOLS AND COLLEGES.
BY G. P. QUACKENBOS, LL.D.,
TILE COLLEGIATE SCHOOL," n. Y.; AUTHOR OF “FIRST LESSONS IN
“ILLUSTRATED SCHOOL HISTORY OF TIIE UNITED STATES," ETC.
“ True grace in writing comes from art, not chance."
FIRST LESSONS IN COMPOSITION: In which the Principles of the Art aro
developed in connection with the Principles of Grammar. 12mo, pp. 182. FIRST BOOK IN ENGLISH GRAMMAR. 12mo, pp. 120. AN ENGLISH GRAMMAR. 12mo, pp. 288. ELEMENTARY HISTORY OF THE UNITED STATES. Brought down to
July, 1863. Splendidly illustrated. 12mo, pp. 216. ILLUSTRATED SCHOOL HISTORY OF THE UNITED STATES: with
numerous Maps, Plans of Battle-fields, and Pictorial Illustrations. Brought
down to July, 1868. 12mo, pp. 538. A NATURAL PHILOSOPHY: Embracing the most recent Discoveries in Phys
ics. Adapted to use with or without Apparatus, and accompanied with Prac
tical Exercises and 335 Illustrations. 12mo, pp. 450.
A HIGHER OR COMMERCIAL ARITHMETIC.
Entered, according to Act of Congress, in the year 1854, by
G. P. QUACKENBOS, In the Clerk's Office of the District Court of the United States, for the Southern
District of New York.