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The Dunce's Dessert, or Horatian Trifles and Homeric Cream

William Purton (British, born 1833)
Horace (Roman, Venusia 65 BCE–8 BCE Rome)
T. & G. Shrimpton (Oxford)
Ward & Lock, and Whittaker & Co. (London)
Macmillan & Co.
Published in:
Cambridge; London; Oxford
Illustrations: etching
8 1/2 x 7 3/8 x 3/4 in. (21.6 x 18.7 x 1.9 cm)
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1966
Accession Number:
Not on view
Inscription: In black ink on 2nd leaf recto: Thos. Bird / & Coll: Oniel (?) / Oxor (?)
Vendor: Stanley Crowe (British)
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