Excerpt From The Original Letters From India Of Mrs Eliza Fay With Introduction And NotesIt May Indeed Be Wondered How It Is That A Book So Ufien Laid Under Contribution, So Full Of Adventures, Contain Ing So Many Clearly Cut Descriptions Of Interesting Persons And Places, Has Been Allowed To Fall Out Of Circulation Well, In The First Place, As It Has Been Observed, Calcutta, Being A Place Of Frequent Partings, Is, In Consequence, A Place Of Short Memories When Mrs Fay, In Advanced Years, Re Turned To Calcutta, About A Year Before Her Death, And Set To Work To Put Her Letters Into Print, I Suppose Thee Would Have Been But Few Here Who Would Have Remem Bered Her On The Occasion Of Her First Visit, And Perhaps The Calcutta Of Warren Hastings Days Had Not For The Men Of That Time The Glamour Which It Has For Us Today The Execution Cut The Hook Short Where Mrs Fay Had Left The Printing Of It And After Copies Had Been Issued To The Subscribers, Its Existence Was Forgotten Until The Rev.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.
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- The Original Letters from India of Mrs. Eliza Fay
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