Humour and Pathos : Or, Essays, Sketches, and Tales (Classic Reprint)
Excerpt from Humour and Pathos: Or, Essays, Sketches, and Tales And even in those, he wishes it also to be borne in mind, he is well aware that his style has nothing to distinguish it from a host of the Sketch Books and Miscellanies of his predecessors ln the same line of composition saving, indeed, that he may have, in the vanity of a young aspirant, occasionally worn his lite rary foraging cap cocked on one side; and, perhaps, more unwarrantably, (as his present lucubrations may verify) stuck the humour of his thirty or forty fancies in it for a feather. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com 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.
- Paperback | 284 pages
- 152 x 229 x 15mm | 385g
- 21 Jan 2018
- Forgotten Books
- 18 Illustrations; Illustrations, black and white