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

Illustrator: Illustrated by William Purton (British, born 1833)
Author: Horace (Roman, Venusia 65 BCE–8 BCE Rome)
Publisher: T. & G. Shrimpton (Oxford)
Publisher: Ward & Lock, and Whittaker & Co. (London)
Publisher: Macmillan & Co.
Published in: Cambridge; London; Oxford
Date: 1861
Medium: Etching
Dimensions: Overall: 8 1/2 x 7 3/8 x 3/4 in. (21.6 x 18.7 x 1.9 cm)
Classification: Books
Credit Line: The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1966
Accession Number: 66.544.7

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