Memoirs Of The Life And Correspondence Of Mrs. Hannah More Volume 1 by William Roberts

Memoirs Of The Life And Correspondence Of Mrs. Hannah More Volume 1

byWilliam Roberts

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1837 edition. Excerpt: ...your partiality to your unworthy friend makes you determined to send her down to posterity by the only conveyance in which she can ever expect to reach it. I feel all the kindness of your intention, and I hope you will not think me ungrateful when I say that I have such a repugnance to having my picture taken, that I do not know any motive on earth which could induce me to it but your wishes, which, to roe, are such indisputable commands, that any time on Wednesday you will please to appoint, I shall have the honour to attend you to Mr. Opie; and as I am sure the dinner with you will be the pleasantest part of the business to me, I shall wait for your commands as to both. En attendant, believe me, dear madam, Ever yours, H. M. From Dr. Horne to Miss H. More. Parade, 1786. My Dear Madam, You will make me extremely happy by a sight of any production of yours calculated for the benefit of the great and the gay. Providence has led you to associate with them, as it raised Esther of old to the throne for this very purpose. We know how skilful an archer you are. With that bow in your hand, go on and prosper. 1 shall rejoice to read what you promise to send me. The justness of your sentiments, and the correctness of your language, can leave little work for a critic in the common acceptation of that word. Whatever may offer itself shall be put down on a separate sheet of paper, if yon will honour me with the MS. by the bearer. Believe me, my dear madam, Your faithful and obedient servant, G. Hobne. From the same to the same.. ' Ramsgate, Aug. 16, 1786. Dear Madam, No event of my life has given me a more sincere pleasure than the circumstance of placing my dear little girl in a situation where so much attention will be paid to the improvement of...

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Title:Memoirs Of The Life And Correspondence Of Mrs. Hannah More Volume 1Format:PaperbackDimensions:206 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.44 inPublished:October 12, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:021773121X

ISBN - 13:9780217731218

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