The Rhetoric of Lincoln's Letters
Huge Savings Item! Save 13% on the The Rhetoric of Lincoln's Letters by McFarland at Translate This Website. Hurry! Limited time offer. Offer valid only while supplies last. Lincoln's letters have been cited in countless biographical and critical works yet have received little scholarly attention as a whole. This comprehensive study reveals his letters to be fundamental to understanding his development as a writer. Early on, he employed Hugh Blair's popular idea of developing ''taste'' in written documents, and carefully studied the letters of his contemporaries. He wrote more than 5000 of his own. As he became more proficient, he employed more sophisticated
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Lincoln's letters have been cited in countless biographical and critical works yet have received little scholarly attention as a whole. This comprehensive study reveals his letters to be fundamental to understanding his development as a writer. Early on, he employed Hugh Blair's popular idea of developing "taste" in written documents, and carefully studied the letters of his contemporaries. He wrote more than 5000 of his own. As he became more proficient, he employed more sophisticated rhetorical strategies to deal with political opponents, imperious generals and critics of his policies.
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|Item Size:||0.5 x 9 x 9 inches|
|Package Weight:||0.65 pounds|
|Package Size:||6 x 0.5 x 0.5 inches|
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