Experience the wit and wisdom of Joseph Addison and Richard Steele's The Spectator, one of the most influential periodicals in the history of English literature. Originally published in 1711, The Spectator featured a wide range of essays, stories, and commentary on current events, politics, and social issues. This edition, edited by Alexander Chalmers, showcases some of the most memorable and thought-provoking pieces from this iconic publication. The Spectator is a must-read for lovers of classic literature and intellectual history.
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