Excerpt from Colonel Enderby s Wife, Vol 2 of 3 A NovelAs Mr Ames had said of her, Cecilia Farrell, nee Murray, had a positive genius for doing her duty From this statement it may be gathered that her temperament was neither a conspicuously artistic nor a conspicuously original one I make the above comment not without a movement of hesitancy and a trembling of the inner man For the word Duty has come to be the Shibboleth of the virtuous English in SO eminent a degree, that any person using it lightly, and with an implication of possible limits to its supreme worth and value, runs the risk of finding himself written down as.About the PublisherForgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books Find at www.forgottenbooks.comThis 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. Read Colonel Enderby's Wife, Vol. 2 of 3: A Novel (Classic Reprint) By Lucas Malet – bluevapours.co.uk
Lucas Malet is the pseudonym of Mary St Leger Kingsley 4 June 1852 1931 , Victorian novelist.She was the daughter of Charles Kingsley, author of The Water Babies In 1876 she married William Harrison, Minor Canon of Westminster, and Priest in Ordinary to the Queen.
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- Colonel Enderby's Wife, Vol. 2 of 3: A Novel (Classic Reprint)
- Lucas Malet
- 18 April 2018 Lucas Malet