The Glory and the Dream (Classic Reprint)

The Glory and the Dream (Classic Reprint)

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Excerpt from The Glory and the Dream He knew, vaguely, that this wasn't every thing; that there was something very big and solemn above and beyond, and that he must feel solemn every night when he said his prayers, no matter how many other things he might have to think about. Although he lived in Claddagh, where everybody about him spoke the Irish tongue, his parents spoke Eng lish sometimes; but he was better pleased when they spoke Irish. His mother taught him the little prayer that English-speaking chil dren say, and a strange hushed feeling always came over him at the thought of the soul folded up inside of him, which he prayed the Lord to keep. And at the words. 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 works.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 260 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 14mm | 354g
  • Forgotten Books
  • English
  • 3 Illustrations; Illustrations, black and white
  • 0243280513
  • 9780243280513