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Henry Alford
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Reported in Josiah Hotchkiss Gilbert, Dictionary of Burning Words of Brilliant Writers (1895), p. 603.
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Truth does not consist in minute accuracy of detail; but in conveying a right impression.  - Henry Alford
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Born: October 7, 1810

Died: January 12, 1871 (aged 60)

Nationality: English

Occupation: Clergyman, churchman, scholar

Bio: Henry Alford was an English churchman, theologian, textual critic, scholar, poet, hymnodist, and writer.

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