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English citations of selfsame

  • And Quack and Dupe, as we must ever keep in mind, are upper-side and under of the selfsame substance; convertible personages: turn up your dupe into the proper fostering element, and he himself can become a quack
    1843 Thomas Carlyle, Past and Present, book 1, ch. 4, Morrison's Pill