The Phil May Album (Classic Reprint)
Excerpt from The Phil May Album Mr. May's father was unlucky in He started a brass: foundry, but, asyour' host puts it, his partner cleared off with all the brass and a consulting-engineer business was not much more satisfactory. Mr. Phil May was born in 1864, 'shortly after the collapse of the bra-ss-foundry, 'at Wortley, an outlying manufacturing district of Leeds. His father died when he was nine years old, and his schooldays, as he tells you, C'om menced early in the School Board era. At that time the new Officials were very alert, SO he had One year's scholastic educa tion. He was a little delicate fellow, and was made a butt of by the other boys; and he was the Victim of many practical jokes. 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 | 122 pages
- 152 x 229 x 7mm | 172g
- 30 Jan 2018
- Forgotten Books
- 117 Illustrations; Illustrations, black and white