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  • Title: Chrysal, or the Adventures of a Guinea, Vol. 4: Wherein Are Exhibited Views of Several Striking Scenes, with Curious and Interesting Anecdotes of the Most Noted Persons in Every Rank of Life, Whose Hands It Passed Through; In America, England, Holland, GE
  • Author: Charles Johnstone
  • ISBN: 9780259497752
  • Page: 131
  • Format: Paperback

  • Excerpt from Chrysal, or the Adventures of a Guinea, Vol 4 Wherein Are Exhibited Views of Several Striking Scenes, With Curious and Interesting Anecdotes of the Most Noted Persons in Every Rank of Life, Whose Hands It Passed Through In America, England, Holland, Germany and PortugalThe Opening oi his life gave no prospect of his pre Exalted station Pleasure in everyExcerpt from Chrysal, or the Adventures of a Guinea, Vol 4 Wherein Are Exhibited Views of Several Striking Scenes, With Curious and Interesting Anecdotes of the Most Noted Persons in Every Rank of Life, Whose Hands It Passed Through In America, England, Holland, Germany and PortugalThe Opening oi his life gave no prospect of his pre Exalted station Pleasure in every licentious excess a dissipated a small patrimony and he was hardly entr into man s estate, when want, of his own earning, be to stare him in the face.About the PublisherForgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books Find at forgottenbooksThis 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.
    Charles Johnstone
    Charles Johnstone c 1719 1800 was an Irish novelist Prevented by deafness from practising at the Irish Bar, he went to India, where he was proprietor of a newspaper He wrote one successful book, Chrysal, or the Adventures of a Guinea, a somewhat sombre satire.Born at Carrigogunnel, County Limerick about 1719, he was educated at Trinity College, Dublin, but is not known to have taken a degree He was called to the bar, but extreme deafness prevented his practice except as a chamber lawyer, where he did not succeed He began to write as a living In May 1782 Johnstone sailed for India, with a dangerous shipwreck on the voyage He found employment in writing for the Bengal newspaper press, under the signature of Oneiropolos He became in time joint proprietor of a journal, and prospered He died at Calcutta about 1800 1 Johnstone s major work, entitled Chrysal, or the Adventures of a Guinea, and frequently reprinted, appeared in 4 vols London, 1760 5 The first and second volumes had been written during a visit to George Edgcumbe, 3rd Baron Edgcumbe in Devon The book, a succ s de scandale, claimed to reveal political secrets, and to expose the profligacy of well known public characters 1 Johnstone was also the author of The Reverie, or a Flight to the Paradise of Fools, 2 vols London, 1762.The History of Arbases, Prince of Betlis, 2 vols 1774.The Pilgrim, or a Picture of Life, 2 vols 1775.History of John Juniper, Esq alias Juniper Jack, 3 vols 1781 from


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    • [PDF] Download ✓ Chrysal, or the Adventures of a Guinea, Vol. 4: Wherein Are Exhibited Views of Several Striking Scenes, with Curious and Interesting Anecdotes of the Most Noted Persons in Every Rank of Life, Whose Hands It Passed Through; In America, England, Holland, GE | by è Charles Johnstone
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