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Some unpublished letters to and from Dr. Johnson

Samuel Johnson

Some unpublished letters to and from Dr. Johnson

by Samuel Johnson

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Published by Manchester University Press in Manchester .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Reprinted, with considerable additions, from the bulletin of the John Rylands Library, vol.16, no.1, 1932.

Other titlesBulletin of the John Rylands Library.
Statementedited by J.D. Wright.
ContributionsWright, Joseph Delves.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13932413M

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