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Lectures on Rhetoric and Belles Lettres - Smith, Adam, and Bryce, J C (Editor)
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The "Notes of Dr. Smith's Rhetorick Lectures," discovered in 1958 by a University of Aberdeen professor, consists of lecture notes taken by two of Smith's students at the University of Glasgow in 1762-1763. There are thirty lectures in the collection, all on rhetoric and the different kinds or characteristics of style. The book is divided into "an examination of the several ways of communicating our thoughts by speech" and "an attention to the principles of those literary compositions which contribute to persuasion or ...

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Lectures on Rhetoric and Belles Lettres 1985, Liberty Fund, Indianapolis, IN

ISBN-13: 9780865970526

Revised edition

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Lectures on Rhetoric and Belles Lettres 1983, Oxford University Press, USA, Oxford, England

ISBN-13: 9780198281863

Hardcover