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The Chelsea Pensioners, Vol. 1 of 3 (Classic Reprint)

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The Chelsea Pensioners, Vol. 1 of 3 (Classic Reprint)

Excerpt from The Chelsea Pensioners, Vol. 1 of 3Giles's, the faintest symptoms of life were not yet beginning to be exhibited. So perfect, indeed, was the silence, and so complete the appearance of desolation, that it would have required but a slender exertion of fancy to induce the persuasion, that' the-legends of the East were realized, and that I was an isolated wanderer in a city of palaces, from which some magic power had remoyed 'all living things, leaving thisolated wanderer in a city of palaces, from which some magic power had remoyed 'all living things, leaving things inanimate in their original splendour.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. read more