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Addeddate 03 Pages: He also wrote a series of so-called natural histories: The Gent (), The Ballet Girl (), 'Stuck-Up' People (), Humbugs () and The Idler upon Town (). CONDITION. In a half long grain morocco binding with marbled paper covered board.
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Smith was born at Chertsey, Surrey. The son of a surgeon, he studied medicine in London and in Paris, and his first literary effort was an account of his life in Paris, which appeared in the Mirror. He gradually abandoned his medical work in favour of : Albert Richard Smith, 24 May.
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Albert Richard Smith was an English author, entertainer, and mountaineer. The son of a surgeon, he studied medicine in London and in Paris, and his first literary effort was an account of his life there, which appeared in the Mirror/5. The Idler was a series of essays, all but twelve of them by Samuel Johnson, published in the London weekly the Universal Chronicle between and It is likely that the Chronicle was published for the sole purpose of including The Idler, since it had produced only one issue before the series began, and ceased publication when it finished.
Albert Richard Smith. 23. He also wrote a series of so-called natural histories: The Gent (), The Ballet Girl (), 'Stuck-Up' People (), The Idler upon Town () and The Flirt (). CONDITION. In a paper binding with decoration to the front board. Externally, a trifle rubbed.
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What a story that is, and what a dire shame that Bob Greene does not quite find a way to tell it in his new book, Once Upon a Town. A syndicated columnist for the Chicago Tribune and author of some twenty books, including the bestselling Duty, Greene surely has his heart in the right place/5(21).
SMITH, ALBERT RICHARD (–), author and lecturer, son of Richard Smith, surgeon, who died on 12 Feb.a was born at Chertsey, Surrey, on 24 Mayand was educated at Merchant Taylors' school from November to At an early age he studied at the Middlesex Hospital, and in he became a licentiate of the Society.
John Johnson Collection: pre ephemera Albert Smith & Horace Mayhew Index created by JK 03/11 This section has not been catalogued or digitised Box 1 ‘The Natural History of ’ series Humbugs (2) “Bores” (4) The Idler Upon Town Gents (2) The “Hawk” Tribe „Stuck Up People‟, The Flirt, The Idler Upon Town (bound as one volume).
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THE NATURAL HISTORY OF THE BALLET GIRLby Albert Smith, illustrated by A Henning, pp. THE GENT nd, by Albert Smith ills by Henning, Garvani, & Gilbert, pp. Idler Upon the Town, the Naturl History of the Ballet Girl, the Gent, Model Women, Tuft Hunter and Toadies, Politics and Poetry By Louis Napoleon, by Albert.
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