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"Way down East; or, Portraitures of Yankee life.

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Published by Derby & Jackson in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New England
    • Subjects:
    • New England -- Social life and customs

    • Edition Notes

      StatementBy Seba Smith, the original Major Jack Downing.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS2876 .W3 1859
      The Physical Object
      Pagination384 p.
      Number of Pages384
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6979558M
      LC Control Number07001619
      OCLC/WorldCa2230253

      the Nineteenth Century, ed. () New Elements of Geometry () Way Down East; or, Portraitures of Yankee Life () My Thirty Years Out of the Senate Ray Collins (actor) (2, words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article. 1 print on wove paper: lithograph ; image x cm. | A portrait of a popular fictional political commentator of the s, created by Seba Smith who wrote humorous essays and letters under his name. Smith's book "The Life and Writings of Major Jack Downing of Downingville" was first published in in Boston. The print shows Downing seated writing at a table, with a copy of the "Daily. The oldest known use of the phrase dates back to , in the work ’Way down East; or, Portraitures of Yankee Life by Seba Smith. However, there’s more than one way to skin a cat has its roots in older, similar phrases such as there are more ways to kill a cat than choking it with cream, found in the s. There’s more than one way to skin a cat means there are many ways to do something, there are many ways to achieve a goal. The oldest known use of the phrase dates back to , in the work ’Way down East; or, Portraitures of Yankee Life by Seba Smith.


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