Autore Burgh, James
Titolo The Art of Speaking
Luogo di Pubblicazione London
Anno 1761
Editore T. Longman [etc.]
Edizione I
Numero di Pagine in-8, 371
Paese di Pubblicazione GBR
Lingua di Pubblicazione ENG
Note

TITOLO COMPLETO: The Art of Speaking: Containing I. An Essay; in which are given Rules for expressing properly the Principal Passions and Humours, which occur in Reading, or Public Speaking; and II. Lessons taken from the Antients and Moderns (with Additions and Alterations, where thought useful) exhibiting a Variety of Matter for Practice; the emphatical Words printed in Italics; with Notes of Direction referring to the Essay. To which are added a Table of the Lessons; and an Index of the Various Passions and Humours in the Essay and Lessons.
EDITORE:
Printed for T. Longman, J. Buckland, and W. Fenner, in Pater-Noster-Row; J. Waugh, in Lombard-Street; E. Dilly, in the Poultry; and T. Field, in Cheapside.

EDIZIONI SUCCESSIVE:
Seconda edizione "with additions":
- Dublin, printed for S.W. and sold by Robert Bell, Bookseller in Stephen-Street, opposite Aungier-Street, 1763.
- London, printed for T. Longman and J. Buckland, in Pater-Noster-Row; E. and C. Dilly, in the Poultry; and T. Field and Co. in Leadenhall-Street, 1768.

Terza edizione: London, printed for T. Longman and J. Buckland, in Paternoster-Row; E. and C. Dilly, in the Poultry; and T. Field and Co. in Leadenhall-Street, 1772.

Quarta edizione:
- London, printed for T. Longman and J. Buckland; E. and C. Dilly; and T. Field and Co., 1775.
- Philadelphia, Printed and sold by R. Aitken Bookseller, opposite the London-Coffee-House, Front-Street, 1775.

Quinta edizione:
- Dublin, printed for Messrs. Price, Whitestone, Wilkinson, Chamberlaine, W. Watson, Sheppard, R. Cross, Potts, Williams, S. Watson, Colles, Walker, E. Cross, Jenkin, Moncrieffe, Burnett, Flinn, Hallhead, Wogan, Gilbert, Stewart, Porter, Mills, White, Talbot, J. Exshaw, Beatty, Burton, and B. Watson, 1779.
- Philadelphia, Printed and sold by R. Aitken, in Market-Street, three doors above the Coffee-House, 1780.
- London, printed for T. Longman and J. Buckland, in Pater-Noster-Row; T. Field in Leadenhall-Street; and C. Dilly in the Poultry, 1781.
- Newbury-Port [Mass.], printed by John Mycall, for William Green, of Boston, 1782.

Sesta edizione:
- London, printed for T. Longman and J. Buckland, in Pater-Noster-Row; T. Field, in Leadenhall-Street; and C. Dilly, in the Poultry, 1784.
- Dublin, printed for Messrs. Price, Whitestone, Wilkinson, Chamberlaine, W. Watson, Sheppard, R. Cross, Potts, Walker, Jenkin, Moncrieffe, Burnett, Wogan, Gilbert, White, Beatty, and Burton, 1784.
- New-York, Printed by H. Gaine, at the Bible, in Hanover-Square, 1785.
- Philadelphia, Printed by Charles Cist, for Thomas Dobson, Bookseller, Second-Street, two doors above Chesnut-Street, 1786.

Settima edizione:
- London, printed for T. Longman and J. Buckland, in Pater-Noster-Row; T. Field, in Leadenhall-Street; and C. Dilly, in the Poultry, 1787.
- London, printed for T. Longman, T. Field, C. Dilly, W. Goldsmith, D. Ogilvy and J. Speare, 1792.
Testo online: INTERNET ARCHIVE

Tra il 1793 e il 1804 seguono altre cinque edizioni:
- Boston, Printed by Joseph Bumstead, for Ebenezer Larkin, Jun. Bookseller and Stationer, no. 50, Cornhill, 1793.
- Danbury, Connecticut, Printed for Edmund and Ephraim Washburn, 1795.
- [Boston], Printed at Boston by Thomas Hall, for James White, Court Street, and Ebenezer Larkin, Cornhill, 1795.
- Philadelphia, Printed by Charles Cist , North Second-Street, near Race-Street, 1800.
- Baltimore [Md.], Printed for Samuel Butler, by John W. Butler, 1804.
Testo online: GOOGLE LIBRI - HATHI TRUST

EDIZIONI RECENTI:
Ristampa dell'edizione del 1768: Bristol, Thoemmes, 2003.


 

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