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OR,

HINTS TOWARDS A CLASSIFICATION

OF NOSE S.

BY EDEN WARWICK. parude.
Jabel, George

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“Mayhap there is more meant than is said in it,' quoth my father
'Learned men, brother Toby, don't write dialogues upon long ‘Noses
for nothing.'"-TRISTRAM SHANDY.

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LONDON:
Printed by Schulze and Co., 13, Poland Street.

P R E FACE.

With regard to a Preface to his Book, an Author has to contend with three great, but unequal, difficulties. The first and greatest, is to persuade his Publisher to issue it without a Preface; the next, is to write one himself; and the third and least, is to get some one to write it for him. Now there is a wise old saw which says,

“Of divers evils choose the least;"> and as the learned Slawkenbergius (so says Tristram Shandy) has prefaced his FOLIO on Noses with a clause which exactly explains our own qualifications, and reasons, for writing on

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