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The Letters of Tobias Smollett, M.D.

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$65.00 • £54.95 • €60.00

ISBN 9780674365971

Publication Date: 01/01/1926

260 pages


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American scholarship, serious, well-scaled, and well-applied.Observer (London)

The excellent commentary furnished by Dr. Noyes goes far to make the letters set forth the man more fully. Much credit surely should be given him for rescuing an engaging and important personality from the obscuring shades of the past and giving him another day in court. Anybody who is interested in Smollett or the eighteenth-century writers—the best we have—shouldn’t fail to read this collection.The New York Times

It need hardly be said that this careful and scholarly edition must count with the most important work that has been done in the biography of Smollett.Notes and Queries

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