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The American in Paris - Vol. I John Sanderson

The American in Paris - Vol. I

John Sanderson

Published May 14th 2014
ISBN : 9781499367614
Paperback
116 pages
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You have no sooner a guinea in London than you have none. In addition to the ways and means I pointed out in my last, gather together the letters I wrote you from Paris, and offer them to the booksellers. There are enough, if you have preserved them,MoreYou have no sooner a guinea in London than you have none. In addition to the ways and means I pointed out in my last, gather together the letters I wrote you from Paris, and offer them to the booksellers. There are enough, if you have preserved them, for two volumes. I had partly the intention, in writing these letters, to dress them up one day into some kind of shape for the Public. I am not certain they are fit to be seen in their present dishabille - but leave that to the purchaser. A pretty woman slip-shod is a pretty woman still, and she is not so much improved as you think by her court dress. Tell the Public I do not mean them for great things: I am no critic, no politician, no political economist- but only, as Shakespeare would say, a snapper up of inconsiderate trifles. Under this title I have the honour to be, with the most perfect consideration, the Publics very obedient, humble servant.[...]