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Letters To His Son By The Earl Of Chesterfield V1

On The Fine Art Of Becoming A Man Of The World And A Gentleman

by Philip Dormer Stanhope Chesterfield

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Published by Kessinger Publishing, LLC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General,
  • Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsOliver Herbrand Gordon Leigh (Introduction)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages424
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11928399M
    ISBN 101430490519
    ISBN 109781430490517
    OCLC/WorldCa156805655

    Philip Dormer Stanhope, 4th earl of Chesterfield, (born Sept. 22, , London—died Ma , London), British statesman, diplomat, and wit, chiefly remembered as the author of Letters to His Son and Letters to His Godson—guides to manners, the art of pleasing, and the art of worldly success.. After a short period of study at Trinity Hall, Cambridge, he spent some time abroad, mainly.


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: Earl Of Chesterfield: Letters To His Son V1 (): Earl of Chesterfield, Oliver H. Leigh: Books. Philip Dormer Stanhope, 4th Earl of Chesterfield PC KG (22 September – 24 March ) was a British statesman and man of letters.

A Whig, Lord Stanhope, as he was known until his father's death inwas born in London. After being educated at Trinity Hall, Cited by: 5. Philip Dormer Stanhope, 4th Earl of Chesterfield PC KG was a British statesman and man of letters.

A Whig, Lord Stanhope, as he was known until his father's death inwas born in London, and educated at Cambridge and then went on the Grand Tour of the continent/5.

Today, Lord Chesterfield is best known for the four hundred or so letters to his son collected and published without his prior knowledge or approval as Letters to His Son on the Art of Becoming a Man of the World and a Gentleman.

Because he had been mostly neglected as a young man, Lord Chesterfield wanted to be present for his son Philip.

Letters to His Son By the Earl of Chesterfield: On the Fine Art of Becoming a Man of the World and a Gentleman (Two Volumes in One). LETTER III LONDON, December 2, O.S. DEAR BOY: I have not, in my present situation,—[His Lordship was, in the yearappointed one of his Majesty’s secretaries of state.]—time to write to you, either so much or so often as I Letters To His Son By The Earl Of Chesterfield V1 book, while I was in a place of much more leisure and profit; but my affection for you must not be judged of by the number of my letters; and.

His speech, tone, everything are very appealing and GOOD. I say "good", I mean good in it's literal sense. He is an admirable person, and his advice should be read, and given to all young people again and again.

There is quite a bit of religious advice in his "Letters" as well, and Lord Chesterfield. Letters written by the earl of Chesterfield to his son: with some account Item Preview.

Letters To His Son By The Earl Of Chesterfield. 2 Volumes in 1 Leigh, Oliver H G [ed] Published by Tudor Publishing, Nw York ().

Eugenia Stanhope, the impoverished widow of Chesterfield's illegitimate son, Philip Stanhope, was the first to publish the book Letters to His Son on the Art of Becoming a Man of the World and a Gentleman (), which comprises a thirty-year correspondence in more than four hundred letters.

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D.W.] LETTERS TO HIS SON By the EARL OF CHESTERFIELD on the Fine Art of. Philip Stanhope, or the 4th Earl of Chesterfield, was a British statesman and man of letters who lived from to He wrote a series of educational letters to his illegitimate son, publication of which posthumously by his son's widow caused much controversy due to the content being regarded as immoral.

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Scott publishing co., ltd. edition. Differentiated book- It has a historical context with research of the time-Lord Chesterfield, Letters written to his son by Philip Dormer Stanhope ally not intended to be published, the celebrated and controversial correspondences between Lord Chesterfield and his son Philip, dating fromwere praised in their day as a comprehensive manual of education, and Samuel.

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$ 1 bid. Free Rating: % positive. Extremely rare first edition of this supplement to Chesterfield’s collected miscellany, constituting the first publication of 20 important letters.

Ina collection of Chesterfield’s letters to his son were published, filled with advice, schooling in various academic disciplines, and general wisdom. The book’s immediate popularity.

Chesterfield, Philip Dormer Stanhope, Earl of, Letters to his son on the art of becoming a man of the world and a gentlman. New York, The Chesterfield press, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Philip Dormer Stanhope Chesterfield, Earl of.

Context: Lord Chesterfield was determined to train his son Philip to be an accomplished English Gentleman, statesman, and man of the world; and in his letters he spared no pains to give the young. Letters written by the late right honorable Philip Dormer Stanhope, Earl of Chesterfield, to his son, Philip Stanhope, Esq., late envoy extraordinary to the Court of Dresden: together with his lordship's life and an account of his son, The art of pleasing, an additional series of letters, some poems, and several other pieces on various subjects.

OCLC Number: Description: xvi, pages ; 22 cm: Responsibility: by the Earl of Chesterfield on the fine art of becoming a man of the world and a gentleman ; with topical headings and a special introd. by Oliver H.G. Leigh. Letters written by Lord Chesterfield to his son by Chesterfield, Philip Dormer Stanhope, Earl of, at - the best online ebook storage.

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Alexander Stanhope was the father of James Stanhope, 1st Earl Stanhope while his half. Principles of politeness, and of knowing the world; by the late Satnhope Chesterfield.

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`My object is to have you fit to live; which, if you are not, I do not desire that you should live at all.' So wrote Lord Chesterfield in one of the most celebrated and controversial correspondences between a father and son. Chesterfield wrote almost daily to his natural son, Philip, from onwards, providing him with instruction in etiquette and the worldly arts.

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22,London—died MaLondon), British statesman, diplomat, and wit, chiefly remembered as the author of Letters to His Son and Letters to His. Item Details. A complete book set in two volumes of Letters Written by the Late Honourable Philip Dormer Stanhope, Earl of Chesterfield, to His Son Philip Stanhope, Esq; Late Envoy Extraordinary at the Court of Dresden: “Together with Several Other Pieces on Various Subjects”, circa These books were published by Mrs.

Eugenia Stanhope, widow of, the illegitimate son, Philip Stanhope.the Chesterfield titles, fortunes, and estates, the future fifth earl of Chesterfield.2 In an effort to avoid inevitable confusion, scholars have adopted the convention of referring to Chesterfield's natural son () as his son and to his heir () as his godson.

Still, the frequent similarities of method, manner. The son, Philip Stanhope, was his only natural child and Lord Chesterfield cared deeply about him, his entire life. Chesterfield wrote Philip over letters over a 30 year period, most of which have survived.

Ironically, the letters were preserved by a great source of sorrow for Chesterfield. Chesterfield's son had married a woman of humble.