The Provost by John Galt

all of which are in the Public Domain in the United States, unless a copyright notice is included. Therefore, we do NOT keep these books in compliance with any particular paper edition, usually otherwise. THE PROVOST INTRODUCTION During a recent visit to the West Country, among other old friends we paid our respects to Mrs

The Life, Studies, And Works Of Benjamin West, Esq. by John Galt

The Life, Studies, and Works of Benjamin West, Esq. President of the Royal Academy of London Composed from Materials Furnished by Himself By John Galt, Esq. Author of the Life and Administration of Cardinal Wolsey, &c. 1820. Part I. To Alexander Gordon, Esq. This little work Is respectfully inscribed By the Author. Preface. The professional

The Life of Lord Byron by John Galt

Transcribed by David Price, email THE LIFE OF LORD BYRON AUTHOR’S INTRODUCTION My present task is one of considerable difficulty; but I have long had a notion that some time or another it would fall to my lot to perform it. I approach it, therefore, without apprehension, entirely in consequence of having determined, to

The Ayrshire Legatees by John Galt

This etext was prepared by David Price, email The Ayrshire Legatees CHAPTER I–THE DEPARTURE On New Year’s day Dr. Pringle received a letter from India, informing him that his cousin, Colonel Armour, had died at Hydrabad, and left him his residuary legatee. The same post brought other letters on the same subject from the

The Annals of the Parish by John Galt

ANNALS OF THE PARISH Or The Chronicle of Dalmailing during the ministry of the Rev. Micah Balwhidder. Written by himself and arranged and edited by John Galt INTRODUCTION In the same year, and on the same day of the same month, that his Sacred Majesty King George, the third of the name, came to his