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A Third Letter to the Editor of the Edinburgh Weekly Journal, from Malachi Malagrowther, Esq.: On the Proposed Change of Currency, and Other Late Alterations, as They Affect, or Are Intended to Affect, the Kingdom of Scotland Walter Scott

A Third Letter to the Editor of the Edinburgh Weekly Journal, from Malachi Malagrowther, Esq.: On the Proposed Change of Currency, and Other Late Alterations, as They Affect, or Are Intended to Affect, the Kingdom of Scotland

Walter Scott

Published September 27th 2015
ISBN : 9781331485582
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Excerpt from A Third Letter to the Editor of the Edinburgh Weekly Journal, From Malachi Malagrowther, Esq.: On the Proposed Change of Currency, and Other Late Alterations, as They Affect, or Are Intended to Affect, the Kingdom of ScotlandI am aMoreExcerpt from A Third Letter to the Editor of the Edinburgh Weekly Journal, From Malachi Malagrowther, Esq.: On the Proposed Change of Currency, and Other Late Alterations, as They Affect, or Are Intended to Affect, the Kingdom of ScotlandI am a pretty stanch Tory myself, but not up to this point of humility. I never have nor will bargain for an implicit surrender of my private judgement in a national question of this sort. I am but an unit, but of units the whole sum of society is composed. On the present question, had I been the born servant of Ministers, I would have used to them the words of Cornwalls dependant, when he interferes to prevent his master from treading out Glosters eyes -I have served you ever since I have been a child,But better service have I never done you,Than now to bid you Hold.Or in a yet more spirited passage in the same drama -- Be Kent unmannerly,When Lear is mad.About the PublisherForgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.comThis 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.