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Distributed Proofreading Team from images generously provided by the Million Books Project ENGLISH MEN OF LETTERS SYDNEY SMITH by GEORGE W. E. RUSSELL LONDON, NINETEEN HUNDRED AND FIVE PREFACE In writing this Study of Sydney Smith, I have been working in a harvest-field where a succession of diligent gleaners had preceded me. As soon as

Collections and Recollections by George William Erskine Russell

Produced by Malcolm Farmer, Wilelmina Malliere and PG Distributed Proofreaders COLLECTIONS AND RECOLLECTIONS George William Erskine Russell THE MOST GENIAL OF COMPANIONS JAMES PAYN AT WHOSE SUGGESTION THESE PAPERS WERE WRITTEN AND TO WHOM THEY WERE INSCRIBED DIED MARCH 25, 1898 * * * * * Is he gone to a land of no laughter–