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LIFE, WRITINGS, AND GENIUS
SOME ACCOUNT OF HIS FRIENDS.
BY CHARLES BUCKE,
AUTHOR OF THE BEAUTIES, HARMONIES, AND SUBLIMITIES OF
“ The spacious west,
Pleasures of Imagination.
JOSEPH M‘CREA, ESQ.
DEAR SIR, To whom can I dedicate these pages with so much propriety, as to One, whose surgical skill preserved the life of a son; and to whose never-sleeping kindness and consideration I have been indebted, on a thousand different occasions ?
“ No years can wash these grateful thoughts away!"
I would have sought leave to signify my respect; but I would not be denied. Accept, then, this memorial as it is meant; and believe me to be,
Your very faithful