The Bartlett Mystery

The Bartlett Mystery

by Louis Tracy

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Overview

Some writers have explained the English constitution thus: The king, say they, is one, the people another; the peers are a house in behalf of the king, the commons in behalf of the people; but this hath all the distinctions of a house divided against itself; and though the expressions be pleasantly arranged, yet when examined, they appear idle and ambiguous; and it will always happen, that the nicest construction that words are capable of, when applied to the description of some thing which either cannot exist, or is too incomprehensible to be within the compass of description, will be words of sound only, and though they may amuse the ear, they cannot inform the mind, for this explanation includes a previous question, viz.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781721970469
Publisher: CreateSpace Publishing
Publication date: 06/28/2018
Pages: 424
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.86(d)

About the Author

Louis Tracy (1863-1928) was a British journalist and author. He wrote numerous books both under his own name and using the pseudonyms Gordon Holmes and Robert Fraser. He shared these pseudonyms and collaborated with P.M. Shiel on a number of works. Among his books are The Wings of Morning (1903), The Stowmarket Mystery (1904), and Number Seventeen (1916).

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The Bartlett Mystery 3.3 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 8 reviews.
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This story line was not too bad but the text was unreadable at times. So many errors made for difficult reading and just skipping over the text.
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