Youths behavior, or, Decency in conversation amongst men
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Youths behavior, or, Decency in conversation amongst men by Francis Hawkins

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Published by Printed by W. Wilson for W. Lee ... in London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Etiquette -- Early works to 1800,
  • Youth -- Conduct of life

Book details:

Edition Notes

Other titlesNew additions unto youths behavior, Youths behavior, Decency in conversation amongst men
Statementcomposed in French ... now newly turned into English by Francis Hawkins
SeriesEarly English books, 1641-1700 -- 1055:35
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination[9], 59 p., [2] leaves of plates
Number of Pages59
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15042473M

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