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English Sapphics' and Mr. George Saintsbury on a man so well versed in the science, considering such Names in Fiction.' The subject of the last-named men are few and far between. paper is new and interesting. 'Sir Richard Fanshawe' is the subject of a biographical paper by Mr. J. W. Mackail. - An excellent paper upon Wm. Whewell,

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