Gaskell's Compendium of Forms, Educational, Social, Legal and Commercial: Embracing a Complete Self-Teaching Course in Penmanship and Bookkeeping, and Aid to English Composition; Including Orthography, Capital Letters, Punctuation, Composition, Elocution,
Place Published: Chicago
Publisher: Fairbanks, Palmer & Co.
Date Published: 1880
Edition: First edition
Book Id: 36381
492pp. Quarto [27.5 cm] Brown cloth covered boards with decorative gilt stamped titles and gilt and black ink stamped designs on the spine and covers. Very good condition. The extremities are mildly rubbed. The spine ends and corners of the covers are gently bumped. There are a couple of very small stains on the bottom edge of the text block. The cloth at the spine ends is slightly frayed. There are a couple of small open tears in the edges of the front free endsheet. The larger tear measures 1 and 1/2" wide by 3/4" deep. There is a small, light stain on the top edge of the frontispiece. Tanned pages. The book is sturdy.
Covers Origin of Proverbial Expressions Commonly Used, Business Letters, Letters of Credit, Love Letters, Evening Parties, and much more.