A Londoner's Walk to the Land's End: And a Trip to the Scilly Isles (Classic Reprint)

A Londoner s Walk to the Land s End And a Trip to the Scilly Isles Classic Reprint Excerpt from A Londoner s Walk to the Land s End And a Trip to the Scilly Isles Having in mind happy recollections of my rambles through the Land of Rock and Legend of the inspiration thereby gained f

  • Title: A Londoner's Walk to the Land's End: And a Trip to the Scilly Isles (Classic Reprint)
  • Author: Walter White
  • ISBN: 9781331994817
  • Page: 491
  • Format: Paperback
  • Excerpt from A Londoner s Walk to the Land s End And a Trip to the Scilly Isles Having in mind happy recollections of my rambles through the Land of Rock and Legend of the inspiration thereby gained for after hours with the pen and the present satisfaction arising out of a hope realised, my pleasure in writing these introductory pages becomes a threefold pleasure I cExcerpt from A Londoner s Walk to the Land s End And a Trip to the Scilly Isles Having in mind happy recollections of my rambles through the Land of Rock and Legend of the inspiration thereby gained for after hours with the pen and the present satisfaction arising out of a hope realised, my pleasure in writing these introductory pages becomes a threefold pleasure I can remember, over, the circumstances that prevailed when, six years ago, I offered a few quires of manuscript to certain publishers how that one replied, You have contrived to make a stale subject interesting but as a book nobody would buy it another, You have directed your industry into a channel that will never pay another, The best thing to do with it would be to publish the chapter about the Portland Breakwater as a magazine article an eminent firm in Cornhill made me feel that a refusal might be rendered palatable so, as some have recorded in their praise than others acceptance but whatever their soothing it was quickly dissipated by the next, who, without bestowing a glance at the manuscript, said bluntly, We couldn t look at any but a first rate book Feeling diffident of my ability to write acceptably about a walk on our side of the Channel, I had prepared only one half of my narrative so drawing what seemed the logical inference from the replies above mentioned, I laid the manuscript aside, and there it would have remained had not a friend advised me a week or two later to offer it to the present publisher whose opinion proving favourable, my chapters in due time took shape in type, and neither he nor I have reason to be dissatisfied with the result About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books Find at forgottenbooks 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.

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