Excerpt From The Life Of Henry LabouchereThe Opinions Of Englishmen Are Rarely Disinterested, And It Should Never Be Forgotten That Henry Labouchere Was, In Fact, A Frenchman French By Birth, He Remained, To The Day Of His Death, French In His Method Of Formation Of Opinion, In His Outlook On Life, In The Peculiar Quality Of His Wit It Was This That Enabled, Or Rather Obliged, Him To Take That Curiously Detached View Of English Ideals Which Was At Times So Dis Concerting Even To Those Who Thought That They Understood Him Ideals, He Held, Were Only Entitled To Respect When Translated Into Material Currency How Much S D Does He Believe In What He Says He Would Ask Concerning Some Fervid Prophet And If Convinced That The Requisite Materialisation Had Occurred, He Would Accept The Prophet As One Strange And Amusing Phenomenon In A Strange And Amusing Universe It Would Never Have Occurred To Him That Because The Prophet Was Sincere He Was Right That Was A Matter For Reason He Once Observed To Me, In His Whimsical Way, Of A Colleague, That The Mere Denial Of The Existence Of God Did Not Entitle A Man S Opinion To Be Taken Without Scrutiny On Matters Of Greater Importance No Mere Englishman Could Have Said That.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 Life of Henry Labouchere
- Algar Labouchere Thorold
- 03 February 2018 Algar Labouchere Thorold