My Life in Many States and in Foreign Lands
Liczba stron: 432
Wydanie: 2018 r.
Excerpt from My Life in Many States and in Foreign Lands: Dictated in My Seventy-Fourth Year<br><br>And so I have tried to compress a story of my life into this book. With modesty, I may say that the whole story could not be told in a single volume. I have tried not to be prolix, keeping in mind while preparing this record of events, all of which I saw, and part of which I was, that there is a limit to the patience of readers.<br><br>I beg my readers to remember that this book was spoken, not written, by me. It is my own life-story that I have related. It may not, in every part, agree with the recollections of oth ers but I am sure that it is as accurate in state ment as it is blameless in purpose. If I should fail at any point, this will be due to some waver ing of memory, and not to intention. Thanks to my early Methodist training, I have never know ingly told a lie; and I shall not begin at this time of life.<br><br>About the Publisher<br><br>Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com<br><br>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.