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Edmund Garrett

A Memoir (Classic Reprint)

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Edmund Garrett by Edward Tyas Cook
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Excerpt from Edmund Garrett: A Memoir Edmund Garrett kept no diary, and he was a wanderer, so that the collection of his papers is not extensive. I have drawn in my Memoir principally on his letters, on the files of the newspapers in which he wrote, and on the recollections of myself and other of his friends. I am indebted to many of these friends, both in this country and in South Africa, for letters which they have placed at my disposal, and more especially to his cousin. Miss Agnes Garrett. He seldom allowed a mail to go without its letter to her, and at times this collection of daily or weekly correspondence almost takes the place of a diary. To his Cambridge friends Mr. J. H. Badley and Mr. J. J. Withers, and to his colleague upon the Cape Times, Mr. G. H. Wilson, I am indebted for personal recollections which are embodied in the Memoir. The larger portion of a daily journalist's writings is necessarily fugitive. They are written "on the running stream," and the law of evanescence applies to them, irrespective of their quality. 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.
Release date NZ
September 27th, 2015
Pages
320
Illustrations
black & white illustrations
Country of Publication
United States
Imprint
Forgotten Books
Dimensions
152x229x17
ISBN-13
9781331471080
Product ID
23164938

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