From The Caves And Jungles Of Hindostan

From The Caves And Jungles Of Hindostan

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by Helena Petrovna Blavatsky
     
 

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"You must remember," said Mme. Blavatsky, "that I never meant this for a scientific work. My letters to the Russian Messenger, under the general title: 'From the Caves and Jungles of Hindostan,' were written in leisure moments, more for amusement than with any serious design.

"Broadly speaking, the facts and incidents are true; but I

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"You must remember," said Mme. Blavatsky, "that I never meant this for a scientific work. My letters to the Russian Messenger, under the general title: 'From the Caves and Jungles of Hindostan,' were written in leisure moments, more for amusement than with any serious design.

"Broadly speaking, the facts and incidents are true; but I have freely availed myself of an author's privilege to group, colour, and dramatize them, whenever this seemed necessary to the full artistic effect; though, as I say, much of the book is exactly true, l would rather claim kindly judgment for it, as a romance of travel, than incur the critical risks that haunt an avowedly serious work."

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ISBN-13:
9781595477019
Publisher:
NuVision Publications
Publication date:
04/25/2008
Pages:
212
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.48(d)

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