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Maxims From Chesterfield

by Samuel R. Wells Publisher

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Published by Kessinger Publishing, LLC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Non-Classifiable,
  • Novelty

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages12
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11922264M
    ISBN 101430421681
    ISBN 109781430421689

      Uncovered in the Davis Collection of Civil War manuscripts at Tulane University, Robertson, Jr. later compiled and edited the maxims in his book Stonewall Jackson’s Book of Maxims (). In the book, Robertson, Jr. publishes . “Chesterfield’s achievements betray a brilliance of intellectual gifts and graces” (DNB). This advice collection presents similar maxims on such topics as Modesty, Good Breeding, the Art of Pleasing, Cleanliness of Person, Dignity of Manners, and Elegance of Expression.

    Genre/Form: Sayings: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Chesterfield, Philip Dormer Stanhope, Earl of, Letters, sentences and maxims. Lying from Lord Chesterfield's Letters, Sentences and Maxims, Consisting of Selections From His Works”, by Alfred Howard; essays, memoirs, English belles-lettres, on , open source, free e-books, online text.

    "Manners and speech or maxims extracted from Lord Chesterfield's letters to his son". Book by Lord Chesterfield, Second-rate knowledge, and middling talents, carry a man farther at courts, and in the busy part of the world, than superior knowledge and shining parts. Henry Altemus Format: 1 Volumes: 1 - 41 Cloth with various gold, silver and multicolored designs which are different for each book. Gold or silver gilt tops.


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Maxims From Chesterfield by Samuel R. Wells Publisher Download PDF EPUB FB2

Chesterfield's Letters: Letters, Sentences and Maxims with a prefatory note by Charles Sayle and a critical essay by C.A. Sainte-Beuve, De L'Academie Francais Lord.

LORD CHESTERFIELD'S MAXIMS Hardcover – by Lord CHESTERFIELD (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Hardcover, "Please retry" — Author: Lord CHESTERFIELD. Letters, Sentences and Maxims [Chesterfield, Earl of Philip Dormer Stan] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

Letters, Sentences and Maxims. Letters, Sentences and Maxims by Lord Chesterfield. This book is a reproduction of the original book published in and may have some imperfections such as Author: Lord Chesterfield.

Find Letters, Sentences and Maxims by Chesterfield, Lord at Biblio. Uncommonly good collectible and rare books from uncommonly good booksellers decorative cloth covers are soiled and rubbed on corners, clean text with yellowed edges.

Please Note: This book has been transferred to Between the Covers from another database and might not be. Three pages and front cover is loose from binding.

The binding with string remains intact with remainder of text block. Due to it's age, this book is preciously delicate. Published in Rating: % positive. “THE MAXIMS OF MEDICINE Before you examine the body of a patient, Be patient to learn his story.

For once you learn his story, You will also come to know His body. Before you diagnose any sickness, Maxims From Chesterfield book sure there is no sickness in the mind or heart. For the emotions in a man’s moon or sun, Can point to the sickness in Any one of his other.

Letters, Sentences and Maxims Author CHESTERFIELD, Lord Book condition Used - Very Good Quantity available 1 Binding Hardcover Publisher Henry Altemus Place of Publication Philadelphia, PA Date published Terms of Sale.

Between the Covers- Author: CHESTERFIELD, Lord. REFLECTIONS; OR, SENTENCES AND MORAL MAXIMS Our virtues are most frequently but vices disguised.

[This epigraph which is the key to the system of La Rochefoucauld, is found in another form as No. of the maxims of the first edition,it is omitted from the 2nd and 3rd, and reappears for the first time in the 4th edition, inas at present, at the head of the.

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Be the first to write. Stonewall Jackson was heavily influenced by the writings of Lord Chesterfield and began collecting maxims as part of his search for status as a gentleman before he became famous during the war.

These maxims he wrote into a personal notebook scholars had assumed lost - until James Robertson discovered it in the Tulane University archives in the 5/5(5). Lord Chesterfield's Maxims: Or, a new Plan of Education, on the Principles of Virtue and Politeness.

A new Edition: Stanhope, Philip Dormer: : BooksAuthor: Philip Dormer Stanhope. Stonewall Jackson's Book of Maxims includes: The origin of the adage One or more quotations that parallel the maxim How Jackson may have applied the idea in his own life How certain maxims offer insights into the mind of the man These timeless insights offer as much to individuals today as they did when Jackson strove to integrate them into his 4/5(1).

Stonewall Jackson's Book of Maxims | Few men have ever started from humbler beginnings and risen to greater heights. Thomas J. Jackson never sought fame, but he could not escape its light when opportunity came.

When people and soldiers around him cheered, Jackson blushed because he had searched neither for notoriety nor renown and had instead devoted his.

Create an account or log into Facebook. Connect with friends, family and other people you know. Share photos and videos, send messages and get updates. Sir Walter Raleigh's Cabinet Council, Penn's Maxims, and Chesterfield's Letters almost exhaust the list, and the last generally contains much more than mere maxims.

Nor are they scattered with any profusion through books teeming with knowledge of life, the galaxy of English novels. Chesterfield-Union Township Fire Department, Chesterfield, IN.

3, likes talking about this were here. The CUTFD serves Union Township and the Town of Chesterfield in Madison County, /5(51). This most self-conscious mans unself-conscious self-portrait is rich and highly IIIs Secretary of State, Philip Stanhope (), fourth Earl of Chesterfield, embodied the beau ideal of courtesy and, in his letters to his son, raised at a distance because he was illegitimate, wrote the book on manners and deportment/5.

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Skip to main content Letters, Sentences, and Maxims by Lord Chesterfield. Publication date Collection europeanlibraries Digitizing sponsor Google Book from the collections of Oxford University Language English. Book Pages: The Online Books Page. Online Books by.

Philip Dormer Stanhope Chesterfield (Chesterfield, Philip Dormer Stanhope, Earl of, ) An online book about this author is available, as is a Wikipedia article.

Chesterfield, Philip Dormer Stanhope, Earl of,contrib. The Letters of Philip Dormer Stanhope, Earl of Chesterfield: Including Numerous Letters Now First Published from the Original Manuscripts, Volume 4 Philip Dormer Stanhope Earl of Chesterfield R. Bentley, - Conduct of life.

Benjamin Franklin, Marcus Aurelius, George Washington, Lord Chesterfield are examples of men who understood the necessity of these principles and did their best to pass them on to upcoming generations.

John Wayne said, “A man needs a code, a creed to live by, no matter his job.” Personal maxims are just that kind of code.Lord Chesterfield's maxims: or, a new plan of education, on the principles of virtue and politeness printed for E.

Newbery London Australian/Harvard Citation. Chesterfield, Philip Dormer Stanhope.Lord Chesterfield's maxims: or, a new plan of education, on the principles of virtue and politeness printed for E.

Newbery London.