Garnett, James M.
Title SEVEN LECTURES ON FEMALE EDUCATION...
Publisher Richmond 1824
Seller ID 5606782400
8,(4),lxviii,(1)70-261pp. Well rubbed at bkstrp w/chipped label. SECONE EDITION. NOTE: This copy has tipped in an 8 pp compilation of endorsements from Chief Justice John Marshall, Bp. Channing Moore and one more "Commendatory Letters on James Garnett's Lectures -". THIS PROMOBROCHURE NOT NOTED BY ANY OCLC LIBRARY WITH A COPY OF THIS EDITION. Garmett's wife having a "private school at Elmwood in Essex Co. VA.", the author used a captive audience to hone these lectures from a first ed. of 1824 to ultimately a 5th ed. in 1827; This is the 2nd, but it is the first to contain Garnett's whimsical essay, "The Gossip's Manual." In all, an excellent telescope into early Ante Bellum VA social awareness. White, the publisher, later pub the So. Lit. Messenger. The county seat of Essex is Tappahannock, on the Rappahannock River between the Piscataway and the Mattaponi. (5606782400)