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Quotation by M. E. W. Sherwood
To look at and properly appreciate the British Museum is the work of a lifetime.
M. E. W. Sherwood (1826–1903), U.S. socialite, traveller, and author. An Epistle to Posterity, ch. 8 (1897).
Of the glorious museum and library, established in 1753, which is the British national repository for many cultural treasures.
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