A Brief Handbook of English Authors

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Houghton, Mifflin, 1883 - English literature - 188 pages
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Page 2 - Thomas Jefferson. By John T. Morse, Jr. Daniel Webster. By Henry Cabot Lodge. Albert Gallatin. By John Austin Stevens. James Madison. By Sydney Howard Gay. John Adams. By John T. Morse, Jr. John Marshall.
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