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GOLDSMITH, Oliver (?1730–74)

Daniel Hahn

in The Oxford Companion to Children’s Literature

Second edition

Published in print January 2015 | ISBN: 9780199695140
Published online July 2015 | e-ISBN: 9780191744372
GOLDSMITH, Oliver (?1730–74)

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friend of Johnson and Swift and their circles, and dubbed by Horace Walpole ‘an inspired idiot’. From 1760 he was

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Subjects: Children's Literature Studies

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