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Main Title The public speaker's treasure chest : a compendium of source material to make your speech sparkle /
Author Prochnow, Herbert V. ; Prochnow, Herbert Victor
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Prochnow, Herbert Victor,
Publisher Harper & Row,
Year Published 1964
OCLC Number 00338111
Subjects Public speaking. ; Anecdotes. ; Quotations, English.
Additional Subjects Public speaking ; Anecdotes ; Quotations, English
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ESAR  PN4193.I5P7 1986 Region 10 Library/Seattle,WA 08/02/2017
Edition [1st ed.] revised and enlarged
Collation ix, 516 pages ; 22 cm
Notes
Originally published: 1942. Includes index.
Contents Notes
Anecdotal material together with advice on the preparation and presentation of speeches. How to prepare your speech -- How to make your speech sparkle -- The requirements of public speaking -- Humorous stories -- Witticisms and epigrams -- Amusing definitions -- Interesting lives and interesting facts -- Similes -- Colorful phrases for sparkling speech -- Biblical quotations -- A rich treasure house of selected quotations -- Pertinent proverbs -- Quotations from modern sources.