OF WILLIAM SHARP UNIFORM EDITION
MRS. WILLIAM SHARP
MY DEAR HALKETT
More years ago than either of us cares to recall, we were both, in the same dismal autumn for us, sent wandering from our native land in Scotland to the ends of the earth. I remember that each commiserated the other because of that doctor's doom in which we both, being young and foolish, believed. Since then we have sailed many seas and traversed many lands, and I, at least, have the wayfaring fever too strong upon me ever to be cured now. At times, however, one not only returns to one's own country, but to the familiar lands of Literary Geography, where, since we were boys, we have so often fared with never-failing gladness and content. Some of these wayfarings, set in the steadfastness of print, are now chronicled in this book; and to whom better could I dedicate it than to you, who are at once editorially its godfather and the old-time and valued friend of
THE COUNTRY OF STEVENSON
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2000 copyright by Mary Ann Dobratz All Rights Reserved
With the exception of Vol. II, The Collected Works of Fiona Macleod and
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