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Curiosities of literature

Sutherland, John

Curiosities of literature

by Sutherland, John

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Published by Skyhorse Pub. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literature -- Miscellanea,
  • Literary curiosa

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJohn Sutherland ; with illustrations by Martin Rowson.
    GenreMiscellanea
    ContributionsRowson, Martin.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN43 .S78 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23228428M
    ISBN 109781602393714
    LC Control Number2008054409
    OCLC/WorldCa319063090

    Genre/Form: Literature Anecdotes Criticism, interpretation, etc: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Disraeli, Isaac, Curiosities of literature.   Curiosities of literature on The Spectator | Lordy. It’s another book by Professor John Sutherland, and a fat one at that. What David Crystal is to.

      Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg. His most popular work was a collection of essays entitled Curiosities of Literature. The work contained myriad anecdotes about historical persons and events, unusual books, and the habits of book-collectors. The work was very popular and sold widely in the 19th century, reaching its eleventh edition (the last to be revised by the author) in Alma mater: Leiden University.

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