Memoirs of the Legal, Literary, and Political Life of the Late the Right Honourable John Philpot Curran, Once Master of the Rolls in Ireland: Comprising Copious Anecdotes of His Wit and Humour; And a Selection of His Poetry (Classic Reprint)

Front Cover
Fb&c Limited, 2017 - 340 pages
Excerpt from Memoirs of the Legal, Literary, and Political Life of the Late the Right Honourable John Philpot Curran, Once Master of the Rolls in Ireland: Comprising Copious Anecdotes of His Wit and Humour; And a Selection of His Poetry

To give the perfect portrait of a person so distinguished for eloquence, wit, humour, literature, and taste; of one so prefiminently gifted by nature, with the rarest and richest powers of mind, would rtquhc in the painter somewhat similar ends mutants Livy said, that to draw the character of Cicero, the biographer must be another Cicero.

About the Publisher

Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com

This 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.

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

Other editions - View all

Bibliographic information