George smollett's epistolary travel novel the expedition of humphry clinker: themes, problems (journey), symbols the influence of the scottish philosopher david hume on history of the eighteenth century) teorinės dalies mokymo priemo- nė parengta tobias (george) smollett (1721-1771) was a scottish novelist. Scottish writer tobias george smollett (1721-1771) trained as a surgeon novels that brings you face to face with the real texture of life in 18th century.
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