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Literary blunders.

Henry Benjamin Wheatley

Literary blunders.

A chapter in the "history of human error".

by Henry Benjamin Wheatley

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Published by A. C. Armstrong & son in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Errors and blunders, Literary.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies.

    SeriesBook-lover"s library
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 226 p. ;
    Number of Pages226
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22143709M

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    The editor of this interesting series himself writes the present volume, which is devoted to literary blunders as made by authors, translators, printers, foreigners, and schoolboys. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Wheatley, Henry B. (Henry Benjamin), Literary blunders. Detroit, Gale Research Co., (OCoLC)

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Literary blunders: a chapter in the "History of human error." Henry Benjamin Wheatley Full view - the various literary and scientific societies of the world, which positively swarms with blunders in the portion devoted to England. The new forms into which well-known names are transmogrified must be seen to be believed.

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A perfectly ignorant man has not sufficient knowledge to make a blunder. An ordinary blunder may die, and do no great harm, but a literary blunder often has an extraordinary life.

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