Lord Byron and Some of His Contemporaries; With Recollections of the Author's Life, and of His Visit to Italy
by Leigh Hunt
Excerpt from Lord Byron and Some of His Contemporaries: With Recollections of the Author's Life, and of His Visit to Italy The reader will oblige me ... Show synopsis Excerpt from Lord Byron and Some of His Contemporaries: With Recollections of the Author's Life, and of His Visit to Italy The reader will oblige me by letting me explain to him, how it is that the volume here offered to his perusal, came to be what it is. I think it due to myself to make the explanation; and as a conscientious reader of the prefaces of other men, I may request his indulgence without scruple. The work was originally intended to be nothing but a selection from the author's writings, preceded by a biographical sketch. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com 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.