Supplement to the Anecdotes of Some Distinguished Persons: Chiefly of the Present and Two Preceding Centuries (Classic Reprint)

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Fb&c Limited, 2018 M01 20 - 322 pages
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One deviation only from the general 'plan of the work occurs, -the introduc tion of a living character. In this, per haps, the compiler but anticipates the 'wi1'hes of the reader, who may think that 'a man like Dr. T ucken omm' major eulo gio fhould be alfo amm' exceptione major.

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