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Lectures on rhetoric and belles lettres

Hugh Blair

Lectures on rhetoric and belles lettres

by Hugh Blair

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Published by Evert Duyckinck in New-York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Rhetoric,
  • Literature -- History and criticism,
  • English language -- Rhetoric

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Hugh Blair
    SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 40264
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination500 p.
    Number of Pages500
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15055905M

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This new edition of Hugh Blair’ s Lectures on Rhetoric and Belles Lettres, edited by Linda Ferreira-Buckley and S. Michael Halloran, answers the need for a complete, reliable text. The book seeks to generate a renewed interest in Blair by provoking new inquiries into the tradition of belletristic rhetoric and by serving as both aid and incentive to others who may join in/5.

Hugh Blair FRSE (7 April – 27 December ) was a Scottish minister of religion, author and rhetorician, considered one of the first great theorists of written discourse. As a minister of the Church of Scotland, and occupant of the Chair of Rhetoric and Lectures on rhetoric and belles lettres book Lettres at the University of Edinburgh, Blair's teachings had a great impact in both the spiritual and the secular maybom247.com: 7 AprilEdinburgh, Scotland.

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This is a reproduction of a book published before This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages/5(3).

Lectures on Rhetoric and Belles Lettres; There are thirty lectures in the collection, all on rhetoric and the different kinds or characteristics of style.

The book is divided into “an examination of the several ways of communicating our thoughts by speech” and “an attention to the principles of those literary compositions which.

Page - The signification of our sentiments, made by tones and gestures, has this advantage above that made by words, "that it is the language of nature. It is that method of interpreting our mind, which nature has dictated to all, and which is understood by all ; whereas, words are only arbitrary, conventional symbols of our ideas ; and, by consequence, must make a more feeble impression.

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Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. The “Notes of Dr. Smith’s Rhetorick Lectures,” disco /5. Lectures on rhetoric and belles lettres. London, New York, T. Nelson [] (OCoLC) Online version: Smith, Adam, Lectures on rhetoric and belles lettres.

London, New York, T. Nelson [] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors /. Belles-lettres or belles lettres is a category of writing, originally meaning beautiful or fine writing.

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Feb 11,  · Lectures on Rhetoric and Belles Lettres: By Hugh Blair, In Three Volumes Item Preview Book digitized by Google from the library of Oxford University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. Notes. Reproduction of original from the British Library.

Addeddate. Mar 20,  · The most influential exponent of this theory was [Scottish rhetorician] Hugh Blair, whose Lectures on Rhetoric and Belles-Lettres was the text for generations of students "Blair intended to teach college students the principles of expository writing and speaking and to guide their appreciation of good literature.

Throughout the Hugh Blair is known primarily for his book Lectures on Rhetoric and Belles Lettres (), which originated as a series of lectures on composition and rhetoric that he delivered at the University.

Mar 01,  · Although the extent of its influence cannot be measured fully, Blair's Lectures on Rhetoric and Belles Lettres was undoubtedly a primary vehicle for introducing many eighteenth- and nineteenth-century scholars to classical rhetoric and French belletristic rhetoric - its success due in part to the ease with which the lectures combine /5(23).

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Lectures on Rhetoric and Belles Lettres (book) LRBL: Least Risk Bomb which were delivered extramurally in Edinburgh in and. LECTURE I. INTRODUCTION.

the study of Rhetoric and Belles Lettres supposes and requires a proper acquaintance with the rest of the liberal arts.

It embraces them all within its circle, and recommends them to the highest regard. from such studies as form the subject of these Lectures. To them, rhetoric is not so much a practical art as a.

This is an excellent collection of lectures given by University of Edinburgh’s first Regius Professor of Rhetoric and Belles Lettres, Professor Hugh Blair.

These lectures directly led to the undergraduate curricula in writing and rhetoric in some of the first and oldest universities in the maybom247.coms: 3.Aug 30,  · Lectures on Rhetoric and Belles Lettres by Adam Smith, There are thirty lectures in the collection, all on rhetoric and the different kinds or characteristics of style.

The book is divided into "an examination of the several ways of communicating our thoughts by speech" and "an attention to the principles of those literary compositions /5(19).In rhetoric: The Renaissance and after become, as in Hugh Blair’s Lectures on Rhetoric and Belles Lettres (), something like the sixth office of rhetoric.

Besides Blair’s, the most important rhetorical treatises of the period were George Campbell’s Philosophy of Rhetoric () and Richard Whately’s Elements of Rhetoric (