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date: 14 October 2019

Vice Versa, or, a Lesson to Fathers (1882) 

The Oxford Companion to Children's Literature

Daniel Hahn

A novel by F. *Anstey (T. A. Guthrie). Through the power of an oriental talisman Mr Paul Bultitude, a middle-aged and pompous City businessman, takes on the appearance of his son Dick and finds himself suffering all the rigours of Crichton House, Dick’s boarding school, while Dick, who has taken on his father’s shape, leads the comfortable life of a City gentleman.... ...

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