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Glengoyne, Vol. 1: Reminiscences of the Parish and Its People William Gairdner

Glengoyne, Vol. 1: Reminiscences of the Parish and Its People

William Gairdner

Published September 27th 2015
ISBN : 9781331972488
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206 pages
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Excerpt from Glengoyne, Vol. 1: Reminiscences of the Parish and Its PeopleI Had known of the existence of these Reminiscences almost from the time when they were written, - except the Postscript, which, as appears from its date, was added about aMoreExcerpt from Glengoyne, Vol. 1: Reminiscences of the Parish and Its PeopleI Had known of the existence of these Reminiscences almost from the time when they were written, - except the Postscript, which, as appears from its date, was added about a month before the authors death. He frequently read the Reminiscences to my brothers, my sister, and myself - his desire being to interest us in his native country (as he always called Glengoyne in a tone of affectionate warmth), and in its former people, with their primitive ways, the fine features of their character, and their peculiarly expressive dialect - so soft and genial in its tone- and it was so soft and genial, so couthily kind, when spoken or read to us in his much-loved voice.About the PublisherForgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more 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.