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The Library of the World’s Best Literature. An Anthology in Thirty Volumes. 1917.

William Davenport Adams (1851–1904)

Adams, William Davenport. An English journalist and critic; born in 1851; died on July 27, 1904. He published: ‘A Dictionary of English Literature’ (1878); ‘The Witty and Humorous Side of the English Poets’ (1880); ‘By-Ways in Bookland’ (1888); ‘A Book of Burlesque’; ‘With Poet and Player.’