Winnowed Wisdom by Stephen Leacock

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LEACOCK, Stephen. Winnowed Wisdom. A New Book of Humour. Original cloth. N.Y.: Dodd, Mead & Company, First edition. Presentation copy from Benet to his father inscribed on the flyleaf, "From Aged Son to Youthful Sire, Lines Written in Affection.

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This doctrine of spirit possession is nothing more nor less than fetishism. The savage does not necessarily worship the.

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