The Speech for Special Occasions by Ella A. Knapp & John C. French [1921 HARDCOVER] • The Macmillan Company

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The Speech for Special Occasions edited by Ella A. Knapp, P.H.D. & John C. French, P.H.D. 


Presumed to be a first edition / second impression of this rare early public speaking self-help book. 

Cloth boards of cover show heavy rub wear, some stains, and crushing to corners.   Binding is tight.   Pages are clean and unmarked and read beautifully.  

The Speech for Special Occasions is an invaluable guide for anyone who needs to deliver a speech for a special occasion, such as a wedding, funeral, or graduation. John Calvin French provides practical advice on every aspect of speechmaking, from choosing a topic and preparing the text, to delivering the speech and handling difficult situations. With its clear and straightforward writing, and its wealth of examples and tips, this book is an essential resource for anyone who wants to make a memorable and effective speech.