Glimpses of the Real (Classic Reprint)

Glimpses of the Real (Classic Reprint)

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Excerpt from Glimpses of the Real Out of all this turmoil the newspaper man went into the night. The hour was approaching the dawn and there was silence over the city. The only sounds to be 'heard were the occasional shrill crow of a cock; the distant bark of a dog, or a soli tary hoof-beat echoing' from some neighboring street. Men might be torn by grief or frenzy, but Nature was unmoved. The ruler of a populous nation had fallen, but through all the excitement and change here were stability and peace. The great blocks of brick and mortar loomed the same as on yesterday. The distant mountains stood as they had stood for centuries. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical more

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  • Paperback | 210 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 11mm | 286g
  • Forgotten Books
  • United States
  • English
  • , black & white illustrations
  • 0243179065
  • 9780243179060