Of Much Love and Some Knowledge of Books (Classic Reprint)

Of Much Love and Some Knowledge of Books (Classic Reprint)

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Excerpt from Of Much Love and Some Knowledge of Books I owe to you that for my sake you have overlooked the prospect of living in pomp and plenty, and I have notbeen circumspect enough to preserve you from care and sorrow. Poor Dick Steele! He well earned the definition applied to him as a man who multiplied troubles as few men will, and bore them better than most men can. Of modern dedications, William Ernest Henley's to his wife in that last thin sheaf of verse published before his death may well come first. Henley's was a tempestuous spirit, but his mood was rarely tender when he wrote this. 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.show more

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  • Paperback | 56 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 3mm | 86g
  • Forgotten Books
  • United States
  • English
  • , black & white illustrations
  • 0243299680
  • 9780243299683