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THE

BOOK OF GEMS.

The

MODERN POETS AND ARTISTS OF

GREAT BRITAIN.

EDITED BY S. C. HALL
LONDON -
whitTAKER AND Co. AVE MARIA LANE

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PREFACE.

The Book of Gems of Modern Poets is published under difficulties with which the Editor had not to contend in the two preceding volumes of the Work.

However fearlessly a critic may write of those who are beyond the influence of his opinions, it must be otherwise in regard to those who are present to detect and expose such as are erroneous. The anonymous in literature

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