In-depth self-improvement reference from 1857 focusing on speech, diction, debating and public speaking. 5 x 7.5 hardcover book is bound in red cloth boards, with gilt lettering on the front and spine. Cover is edgeworn, with soil, stains and rubbing. Inner pages tanned, water stains, foxing, wear and soil. 156 pages.
- How to Talk: a Pocket Manual of Conversation and Debating
- Fowler and Wells, 1857