A View of the Life, Travels, and Philanthropic Labours of the Late John Howard (Classic Reprint)
Excerpt from A View of the Life, Travels, and Philanthropic Labours of the Late John Howard Since the lamented death of this excellent perfon, there have not been wanting refpeﬂ able eu10gies of his charaeter, and fuch bi ogiaphical notices concerning him, as might in fome meafune gratify that public curiofi ty which is awakened by eveiy celebrated name. There is yet wanting, however, what I confider as by much the molt valua ble tribute to the memory of every man dif tinguiihed by ubl1e fervices; I mean portraiture of liim, modelled upon thofe czrcumllances which rendered him eminent. 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 | 180 pages
- 152 x 229 x 10mm | 250g
- 08 Dec 2017
- Forgotten Books
- 16 Illustrations; Illustrations, black and white