Asperne

A`sperne´


v. t.1.To spurn; to despise.
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If, however, he was using it in the more restricted sense of "my February column" we need to look elsewhere for the authorship of the March to July reviews, perhaps to one or more writers used by Asperne on a trial basis.
James Asperne, the publisher of the European Magazine from 1791 until his death in 1821.