The autocrat of the breakfast-table: every man his own Boswell

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Walter Scott, 1890 - 271 pages
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User Review  - SteveJohnson - LibraryThing

This book made Oliver Wendell Holmes reputation as a thoughtful man, although his service on the U.S. Supreme Court, are what he is better known for. Read full review

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This selection of essays written by the father of Supreme Court Justice Oliver Wendell Holmes captures mid-19th century American thinking in Boston intellectual circles on a vast range of topics ... Read full review


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