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The fashionable American letter writer

or, The art of polite correspondence. Containing a variety of plain and elegant letters on business, love, courtship, marriage, relationship, friendship, &c. With forms of complimentary cards. To the whole is prefixed, directions for letter writing, and rules for composition.

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Published by B. Olds in Newark, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Letter-writing.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBJ2101 .F3
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxxii, [33]-175 p. incl. front.
    Number of Pages175
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6278848M
    LC Control Number32023206
    OCLC/WorldCa4866248

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