Eight or Nine Wise Words about Letter-Writing

Eight or Nine Wise Words about Letter-Writing

by Lewis Carroll

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Eight or Nine Wise Words about Letter-Writing is an essay by Lewis Carroll on useful tips for composing, writing, mailing, and recording letters. This essay is of some importance in philately because it was part of the "Wonderland" Postage-Stamp-Case, which was first sold in 1889 by Emberlin and Son. There were at least seven editions of the booklet and at least three editions of the stamp case.

§1. On Stamp Cases

§2. How to Begin a Letter

§3. How to go on with a Letter

§4. How to end a Letter

§5. On registering Correspondence

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780742622913
Publisher: Classic Books

About the Author

Date of Birth:

January 27, 1832

Date of Death:

January 14, 1898

Place of Birth:

Daresbury, Cheshire, England

Place of Death:

Guildford, Surrey, England


Richmond School, Christ Church College, Oxford University, B.A., 1854; M.A., 1857

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