Excerpt from London Society, Vol 42Our corner will be inlaid with little bits of dainty mosaic work, out of which different people can pick what they fancy.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. New Read [ London Society, Vol. 42 (Classic Reprint) ] by [ James Hogg ] – heartforum.co.uk
James Hogg was a Scottish poet, novelist and essayist who wrote in Scots and English As a young man he worked as a shepherd and farmhand, and was largely self educated through reading He was a friend of many of the great writers of his day, including Sir Walter Scott, of whom he later wrote an unauthorized biography He became widely known as the Ettrick Shepherd , a nickname under which some of his works were published, and the character name he was given in the widely read series Noctes Ambrosianae, published in Blackwood s Magazine He is best known today for his novel The Private Memoirs and Confessions of a Justified Sinner His other works include the long poem The Queen s Wake, his collection of songs Jacobite Reliques, and the novels The Three Perils of Man, The Three Perils of Woman, and The Brownie of Bodsbeck.
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