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Prose observations

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Published by Clarendon Press, Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Commonplace-books

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

    StatementSamuel Butler ; edited with an introd. and commentary by Hugh De Quehen.
    SeriesOxford English texts
    ContributionsDe Quehen, Hugh.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR3338 .A76 1979
    The Physical Object
    Paginationlx, 429 p. :
    Number of Pages429
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4559128M
    ISBN 100198127286
    LC Control Number77030357


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