Sargent, Epes THE INTERMEDIATE STANDARD SPEAKER Containing Pieces for Declamation in Schools, Colleges, Etc.
San Francisco: H.H. Bancroft & Co., 1858. Reprint. Sargent's Standard Series of Speakers--No. 2. Introductory, or Supplementary to the Standard Speaker. Hardcover. Gilt lettered and ruled three-quarter black leather over grey-black cloth. Very good only: heavily worn to edges and to spine; both inner hinges separated and re-glued; dust-soiling to page edges, scattered soiling throughout textblock. 423 pages.
Divided thus: The Rostrum, The Bar, The Camp, The Bema, The Tribune, The Floor of Parliament, The Floor of Congress, The Stage, Humorous Pieces, Lyrical and Narrative Pieces, Debates. Brief illustrated intro: Treatise on Elocution. California imprint.