Excerpt from Concerning Isabel Carnaby Are you thoroughly enjoying your glories and hours? Inquired Lady Elear Gregory of her host, who had taken her down to dinner. Well, I must confess that I feel rather like the man who lost his wife, and said it was 'verra dull but verra peaceful and l have come to the conclusion that peace is an acquired taste. Then do you hanker after the fighting in your dear Old House of Commons? 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 techlogy 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.