Who has "Humphry Clinker" spelled "Humphrey" on the DJ?

Scot Kamins kamins at ModernLib.com
Sat Mar 17 00:08:17 EDT 2007

Huh.  That would make the odd spelling unlikely then.

Let's see who else reports on this.

Thanks much, Pete.

On Mar 16, 2007, at 7:18 PM, dchock7 at aol.com wrote:

> Scot,
> I have a first in a Spring 1929 DJ with the spelling "Humphry."
> Pete
> -----Original Message-----
> From: kamins at ModernLib.com
> To: modlib at algol.owu.edu
> Sent: Fri, 16 Mar 2007 4:49 PM
> Subject: Who has "Humphry Clinker" spelled "Humphrey" on the DJ?
> Folks,
> I found a note in the ListServ archives suggesting that somebody  
> has Smollett's "Humphry Clinker" with the spelling "Humphrey" [with  
> an "e"] on the DJ. (The note refers to a Sping 1929 printing.)
> Anybody have this, and more importantly, can you send me a scan for  
> ModernLib?
> Thanks,
> - Scot Kamins
> "Speak your truth, even as your voice quakes."
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Scot Kamins
Democracy is two wolves and a lamb voting on what to have for dinner.  
Liberty is a well-armed lamb contesting the vote.
                  - Benj. Franklin (perhaps)

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