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The mental flower-garden, or Instructive and entertaining companion for the fair-sex.

Fraser, Donald

The mental flower-garden, or Instructive and entertaining companion for the fair-sex.

Containing, a variety of elegant poetical pieces --pleasing and admonitory letters --cards of compliment --devotional poems --dialogues --writing-pieces --English grammar in verse; and some sketches of female biography: : to which is added, a short but sure guide to an accurate pronunciation (which may save some young ladies a blush in company.)

by Fraser, Donald

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Published by Printed by Douglas & Nichols. in Danbury [Conn.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English language -- Grammar.,
  • Women -- Education.,
  • Textbooks.,
  • Anthologies.,
  • Dialogues.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBy D. Fraser, teacher in New-York: author of the Young gentleman and lady"s assistant, Columbian monitor, Select biography, &c. ; [Four lines of verse] ; (Copy-right secured)
    SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 37446.
    ContributionsScoles, John, 1772?-1853.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination208, [4] p., [1] leaf of plates
    Number of Pages208
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15464524M

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