New School Dialogues; Or, Dramatic Selections for the Use of Schools, Academies, and Families. Designed to Furnish Exercises Either for Reading, Recitation or Exhibition

New School Dialogues; Or, Dramatic Selections for the Use of Schools, Academies, and Families. Designed to Furnish Exercises Either for Reading, Recitation or Exhibition

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1871 edition. Excerpt: ...means. Sir T Delightful study. I fagged hard hard, at college, Mr. Blushington: and was. I can assure you, very near being elected senior wrangler. Blush. I don't doubt it. I chafe like a bull. Aside Lady F We are all great readers, Mr. Blushington; my daughter Dinah in particular; before she was twelve years old. she had gone twice through.' The Complete Housewife" and '. The Whole Duty of Man." You'll suit one another to a T, in that respect. Blush. Hum! Oh yes certainly. my lady, by all means; though I can't say I've been through.. The Whole Duty of Man." and '. The Complete Housewife." They're rather ignorant: I must astonish them a little bit with the extent of my learning. I begin to get more courage than I thought for. Yes I'll surprise them no.-. Aside J Bless me. that's a very remarkable edition of Xenophon there--sixteen volumes folio; allow me to examine it Getting vp. Sir T Rising. Stop stop, my dear Mr. Blushington, Blush. Oh! Sir Thomas. I couldn't think of giving you the trouble. Goes, as he supposes to lay hold of one of the volumes, when the boar J falls down on the slab, breaks thr Hercules' haul, and upsets the ink-stand Hey 1 what! books--boards! what have I done? what shall I do? I beg ten thousand pardons, Sir Thomas; upon my word. I didn't mean to do it. If I'd known it had only been sham--bless me! here's all the ink down too. Oh dear! oh dear! what an accident. Lady F I thought what would come of your fine management, Sir Thomas. Where's a cloth? the table will be spoiled! Blush. Here's a cloth, my lady. Takes his white cambric handkerchief, and begins wiping up the ink. I Bless me! I'm inking my handkerchief. Folds up the handker chief the inky part inside, and puts it in his pocket. Excuse my...show more

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  • Paperback | 146 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 8mm | 272g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236557212
  • 9781236557216