[The scholar, the jurist, the artist, the philanthropist : an address before the Phi Beta Kappa Society of Harvard University, at their anniversary, August 27, 1846] : manuscript, [1846]

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Sumner, Charles, 1811-1874. [The scholar, the jurist, the artist, the philanthropist : an address before the Phi Beta Kappa Society of Harvard University, at their anniversary, August 27, 1846] : manuscript, [1846]

[The scholar, the jurist, the artist, the philanthropist : an address before the Phi Beta Kappa Society of Harvard University, at their anniversary, August 27, 1846] : manuscript, [1846]

Sumner's address to Harvard's Phi Beta Kappa Society. A eulogy of: John Pickering, the scholar; Joseph Story, the jurist; Washington Allston, the artist; and Wiliam Ellery Channing, the philanthropist. Published by William D. Ticknor (Boston) in 1846.

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