Title: The speaker: or, Miscellaneous pieces, selected from the best English writers, 1779. 3rd Edition
Author: William Enfield
Publisher: Joseph Johnson, London
A late 18th century edition of Enfield’s compilation of some of the more popular speaking pieces and orations from various English writers, with two essays on elocution and taste, all for the purpose of educating the youth on reading and speech.
One volume in octavo, 405 pages
On note of condition, this volume is in good shape, with wear and rubbing noted at the joints, spine, and corners. There is minor foxing and staining present.