The Ralstons, Vol. 1 (Classic Reprint)
Excerpt from The Ralstons, Vol. 1 It was this extreme correctness which lay at the root of his present troubles, since, in his Opinion, both his daughters had departed from it in Oppo site directions and in an almost equal degree. He did not recognize himself in either of them, and, as he believed his own character to be an excellent model for his family, his vanity was wounded by nature's perverseness. Furthermore, he distinctly disliked that sort of social prominence which is the portion of those who are not like the majority, or who do not think with the majority and say 80. 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 | 344 pages
- 152 x 229 x 18mm | 458g
- 22 Jan 2018
- Forgotten Books
- 3 Illustrations; Illustrations, black and white