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Wit and wisdom of the Rev. Sydney Smith

Sydney Smith

Wit and wisdom of the Rev. Sydney Smith

being selections from his writings and passages of his letters and table-talk

by Sydney Smith

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Published by Redfield in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementwith a biographical memoir and notes by Evert A. Duyckinck.
ContributionsDuyckinck, Evert A., 1816-1878.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR5456 .D9 1856
The Physical Object
Pagination458 p.
Number of Pages458
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15089274M

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