Excerpt From Romances And Minor PoemsThe Contents Of This Volume Owe Their Exist Ence To Vacation Hours Enjoyed At Intervals During The Last Twenty Five Or Thirty Years Their Com Position Never Interfered With The Real Business Of A Laborious Life But It Would Be Unjust To The Noble Science Of Jurisprudence To Believe That Devotion To It However Continuous Is Necessarily Destructive Of All Imaginative Vivacity, All Youth Ful Freshness Of Feeling On The Contrary, The Very Restraints Which Legal Pursuits Put On The Imagination, Encourage That Faculty To Re Assert Its Own Rights In Lighter And Recreative.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.
Henry Glassford Bell 5 November 1803 7 January 1874 , a Scottish lawyer, poet and historian.Born in Glasgow, he received his education at the Glasgow High School and at Edinburgh University He was a member of the Scottish Bar, and became Sheriff of Lanarkshire He became intimate with Delta Moir, James Hogg, John Wilson Christopher North , and others of the brilliant staff of Blackwood s Maga
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