Complete Letter Writer; Containig a Great Variety of Letters on the Following Subjects: Relationship, Business, Love, Courtship and Marriage, Friendship, and Miscellaneous Letters, Law Forms, Etc

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Marion & Hitchcock, 1853

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From a youth at school to his father
10
From an elder to a younger brother at school
11
From an apprentice to his father in praise of his master and family
12
From a lad to his mother during his apprenticeship
13
From a young lady to her mother
15
The fathers answer
16
The fathers letter to the master
18
From a mother in town to a daughter at school in the country ib recommending the practice of virtue
19
Let Page
20
The answer
22
From a young gentleman clerk to a merchant in town to his father in the country soliciting pocket money
23
The fathers answer
25
The fathers answer
27
The mothers answer
28
From an uncle to his nephew an apprentice on his keeping cad company bad hours c
30
Let Pagc 68 The tradesmans reply
33
From a daughter to a father wherein she dutifully expostulates
48
104 The brothers answer
54
From a young man whose master had lately died 34
55
The answer 36
62
From a tradesman unable to honor ois acceptance to a merchant
69
From a merchant to a tradesman demanding money and ex pressing disapprobation of his proceedings 39
70
The answer
71
To a person who wants to borrow money of another without any claim but assurance 40
72
Refusal to lend money 41
74
From a teuant to a landlord excusing delay of payment
75
The answer
76
From an insolvent debtor to his principal creditor requesting the acceptance of a composition
77
The answer
78
From a tradesman to a wholesale dealer to delay payment of a sum of money 43
79
The answer
80
From a mother to her son on the same subject ib 82 From a father to a son on his negligence in his affairs 19
81
From a father to his daughters on courtship and coquettish
82
The gentlemans answer 44
83
The masters answer 45
85
The gentlemans reply 49
96
The young ladys answer 50
99
The young gentlemans answer
100
From the lady after marriage to an unmarried cousin 52
102
The ladys letiter to her brother an attorney concerning the above
103
From the lady to Mr Morten
105
From a young gentleman in expectation of ar estate from a penurious uncle to a young lady of small fortune desiring 55
106
The ladys prudent answer
107
From a young officer to a lady with whom he is in love
108
The officers letter to the ladys father
109
The young ladys letter to her lover
110
The fathers answer to the young gentleman
111
From a young man just out of his apprenticeship to his sweet heart in the neighborhood 59
112
The answer
113
The Bishop of Rochester to Mr Pope
115
Let Page
118
From the gentleman 60
119
From a lorer to his mistress lately recovered from sickness
120
From a rich young gentleman to a beautiful young lady with no fortune 66
121
The young ladys answer
122
The gentlemans reply
123
The ladys rejoinder
124
From a lady to a gentleman complaining of indifference
125
The gentlemans reply
126
From a young officer ordered to his regiment in Minorca to a young lady whom he had courted
127
The ladys answer 70
129
The answer 72
131
The mothers answer
132
From a young tradesman to a gentleman desiring permission to visit his daughter
133
From the saine to the young lady by permission of her father 74
135
From a young lady to a gentleman that courted her whom she could not esteem but forced by her parents to receive his visits
136
hèr acquainting hiin with an offer made to her of marriage 75
137
The answer
138
From Mr Smith to the young ladys father 76
140
The ladys answer 77
143

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Página 112 - We thus enter the bowers of ease, and repose in the shades of security. Here the heart softens, and vigilance subsides; we are then willing to inquire whether another advance cannot be made, and whether we may not, at least, turn our eyes upon the gardens of pleasure; we approach them with scruple...
Página 138 - And to quit and deliver up the premises to the lessor, or its attorney, peaceably and quietly, at the end of the term, in as good order and condition, reasonable use and wearing thereof, fire and other unavoidable casualties excepted, as the same now are...
Página 136 - He shall not waste the goods of his said Master nor lend them unlawfully to any...
Página 115 - As for you, my good friend, I think, since our first acquaintance, there have not been any of those little suspicions or jealousies that often affect the sincerest friendships; I am sure not on my side. I must be so sincere as to own that, though I could not help...
Página 137 - Massachusetts, yeoman, the receipt whereof I do hereby acknowledge, do hereby give, grant, sell and convey to the said...
Página 113 - We entangle ourselves in business, immerge ourselves in luxury, and rove through the labyrinths of inconstancy, till the darkness of old age begins to invade us, and disease and anxiety obstruct our way. We then look back upon our lives with horror, with sorrow, with repentance ; and wish, but too often vainly wish, that we had not forsaken the ways of virtue.
Página 128 - Be studious in your profession, and you will be learned. Be industrious and frugal, and you will be rich. Be sober and temperate, and you will be healthy. Be in general virtuous, and you will be happy. At least, you will, by such conduct, stand the best chance for such consequences.
Página 113 - ... yet remains one effort to be made; that reformation is never hopeless, nor sincere endeavors ever unassisted, that the wanderer may at length return after all his errors, and that he who implores strength and courage from above, shall find danger and difficulty give way before him. Go now, my son, to thy repose, commit thyself to the care of Omnipotence, and when the morning calls again to toil, begin anew thy journey and thy life.
Página 32 - I rather advise might be by a new gift and creation from himself, than by any other means, to the end you may pay the thanks to him without having obligation to any other.
Página 112 - We then relax our vigour, and resolve no longer to be terrified with crimes at a distance, but rely upon our own constancy, and venture to approach what we resolve never to touch.

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