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Quotation by Fannie Hurst
The literary wiseacres prognosticate in many languages, as they have throughout so many centuries, setting the stage for new haut monde in letters and making up the public's mind.
Fannie Hurst (1889–1968), U.S. novelist. Anatomy of Me, book 4 (1958).
Hurst was a best-selling author better regarded by the public than by critics; several of her novels were made into movies.
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