A Critical Dictionary of English Literature: And British and American Authors, Living and Deceased, from the Earliest Accounts to the Middle of the Nineteenth Century. Containing Thirty Thousand Biographies and Literary Notices, with Forty Indexes of Subjects, Volume 3

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J. B. Lippincott & Company, 1871

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Page 2575 - mend his native country, lamentably tattered, both in the upper-leather and sole, with all the honest stitches he can take.
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