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man of letters

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The first known use of man of letters was in 1645

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“Man of letters.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/man%20of%20letters. Accessed 29 Sep. 2022.

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