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Emerson & Landor

In a library we are surrounded by many hundreds of dear friends imprisoned by an enchanter in paper and leathern boxes, — EMERSON, _Books, Society, and Solitude_.

Nothing is pleasanter than exploring in a library. — LANDOR,_Pericles and Aspasia_.


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