The Publishers Weekly, Volume 50

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F. Leypoldt, 1896 - American literature
 

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Page 518 - I HOLD every man a debtor to his profession; from the which, as men of course do seek to receive countenance and profit, so ought they of duty to endeavour themselves, by way of amends, to be a help and ornament thereunto.
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