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Questions about the literary works of English author Horace Walpole (1717 – 1797) or his life as a writer.

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What does it mean for George Washington to be "a Fabius and Camillus"?

On page 324 of David Hackett Fischer's book Washington's Crossing, there is an epigraph (quotation at the beginning of the chapter "The Battle at Princeton") by Horace Walpole on George ...