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humour of Homer

Samuel Butler

humour of Homer

and other essays

by Samuel Butler

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Published by Kennerley in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Samuel Butler ... ed. by R. A. Streatfeild, with a biographical sketch of the author by Henry Festing Jones, and a portrait in photogravure from a photograph taken in 1889.
ContributionsStreatfeild, R. A. 1866-1919., Jones, Henry Festing.
The Physical Object
Paginationx, [2], 13-313 p.
Number of Pages313
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15043287M

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Butler, Samuel, Humour of Homer, and other essays. Freeport, N.Y., Books for Libraries Press (). Genre/Form: Photogravures English essays: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Butler, Samuel, Humour of Homer. London, A.C. Fifield,

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