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Title
A handbook of oral reading / by Lee Emerson Bassett.
Name/Creator
Bassett, Lee Emerson., creator
HOLLIS IDDigital Object
[Provides access to page images of entire work]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:FHCL:2633258 
Location
Gutman Education

Widener

Networked Resource
Place of Origin
Boston
Publisher
Houghton Mifflin
Language
English
Description
vi p., 353 p. ; 20 cm.
Form/Genre
text

print
Classification
PN4145 .B35
Subject
Oral reading ;  Elocution ;  Speech ;  Voice

Category
Published materials

English

20 century

Reading instruction

Specialized reading practices

Note
Part I. Clearness of Meaning. Introduction -- Chapter 1. The relation of thought and speech -- Chapter 2. Impressiveness -- Chapter 3. Pitch variation. -- Chapter 4. Emphasis. Part II. Impressiveness. Chapter 5. Impressiveness in speech -- Chapter 6. Vocal delivery -- Chapter 7. Rhythm -- Chapter 8. Vocal quality -- Chapter 9. The music of speech. Part III. Chapter 10. Technical principles -- Chapter 11. Training the voice -- Chapter 12. Enunciation and pronunciation. [Part IV] To teachers. 1. General suggestions -- 2. Suggesting regarding chapters -- 3. Program of recitations and assignments.