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The Christian orator or, a collection of speeches, delivered on public occasions before religious benevolent societies. To which is prefixed an abridgment of Walker"s Elements of elocution. Designed for the use of colleges, academies, and schools.

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Published by Printed by Samuel Etheridge in Charlestown [Mass.] .
Written in English


  • Readers and speakers -- 1800-1870.,
  • Elocution.

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Edition Notes

StatementBy a gentleman of Massachusetts.
ContributionsWalker, John, 1732-1807.
LC ClassificationsPN4231 .E8 1818
The Physical Object
Paginationv, [1], 264 (i. e. 258) p.
Number of Pages264
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13999881M
LC Control Number13020084

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