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Published by P. F. Collier in New York .
Written in English


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Statementwith introductions and notes
SeriesThe Harvard classics, v. 39
ContributionsCaxton, William, ca. 1422-1491, Calvin, Jean, 1509-1564, Copernicus, Nicolaus, 1473-1543, Knox, John, 1505-1572, Spenser, Edmund, 1552?-1599, Raleigh, Walter, Sir, 1552?-1618, Bacon, Francis, 1561-1626, Heming, John, d. 1630, Condell, Henry, d. 1627, Newton, Isaac, Sir, 1642-1727, Dryden, John, 1631-1700., Fielding, Henry, 1707-1754, Johnson, Samuel, 1709-1784, Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von, 1749-1832, Wordsworth, William, 1770-1850, Hugo, Victor, 1802-1885., Whitman, Walt, 1819-1892, Taine, Hippolyte, 1828-1893, Allen, John, 1771-1839, Spedding, James, 1808-1881., Motte, Andrew, d. 1730
The Physical Object
Pagination462 p.
Number of Pages462
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14594373M

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