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The polite philosopher

Forrester, James

The polite philosopher

or, an essay on that art which makes a man happy in himself, and agreeable to others.

by Forrester, James

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Published by printed by J. Wilson: and sold by E. Nutt; and A. Dodd in London .
Written in English


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FormatMicroform
Pagination[2],viii,54p.
Number of Pages54
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21070588M

The polite philosopher: or, An essay on that art, which makes a man happy in himself, and agreeable to others: [Fourteen lines of verse]. Author: James Forrester.   Practical morality, or, A guide to men and manners: consisting of Lord Chesterfield's Advice to his son: to which is added, a supplement containing extracts from various books recommended by Lord Chesterfield to Mr. Stanhope ; Together with the polite philosopher, or, An essay on the art which makes a man happy in himself, and agreeable to Pages:

The polite philosopher [by James Forrester]: p. The taste of beauty, and the relish of what is decent, just and amiable, perfects the character of the gentleman and the philosopher. And the study of such a taste or relish will, as we suppose, be ever the great employment and concern of him who covets as well to be wise and good, as agreeable and polite.

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