Who has "Humphry Clinker" spelled "Humphrey" on the DJ?
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:
> I have a first in a Spring 1929 DJ with the spelling "Humphry."
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> Subject: Who has "Humphry Clinker" spelled "Humphrey" on the DJ?
> 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
> - Scot Kamins
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