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Hugo Blair's Vorlesungen uber Rhetorik und Shone Wissenshaften.

Author Blair, Hugh, 1718-1800.
Title Hugo Blair's Vorlesungen uber Rhetorik und Shone Wissenshaften.
Imprint Leignitz und Leipzig: Bey David Siegert
Date of Publication 1785 - 1798
Language German
Notes This is a handsome four-volume copy of the scarce first German translation, by K. G. Schreiter, of Hugh Blair?s Lectures on Rhetoric. Blair?s popular Lectures held and important place in the Scottish Enlightenment canon and were read in the University of Edinburgh for over twenty years. They were originally designed for the initiation of youth in the study of belles lettres and composition.
Shelfmark AB.2.205.018
Acquired on 11/04/05
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