Practical Composition

Practical Composition : With Numerous Models and Exercises (Classic Reprint)

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Excerpt from Practical Composition: With Numerous Models and Exercises Ruuzma the difficulties experienced by youth in the acquisition of the Art of Composition, and believing that many obstacles can be removed by practical instruction, this little treatise is submitted to American teachers, with the hape that its simplicity and practical methods will com mend it to their earnest and cordial consideration. All the preliminary instruction the mass of pupils re ceive may be comprised in the few words, You are expected to write a composition once in two weeks. No early seeds have been sown, no ground prepared or fertilized, and teacher and pupil find to their disappointment only a barren, sandy desert. But flowers and fruit can be obtained only by early planting, tilling, and culture, and it is to this, as a prominent feature, attention is invited. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical more

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  • Paperback | 208 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 11mm | 286g
  • Forgotten Books
  • United States
  • English
  • , black & white illustrations
  • 0243202164
  • 9780243202164