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AUTHOR OF THE
VICAR OF LANSDOWN; TRADITION OF THE
TRECOTHICK BOWER, &c. &c.
Thou hast been
“ In struggling with misfortunes
That the race is not always to the swift, nor the battle to the strong ; neither bread to the wise, nor yet riches to the men of understanding, nor favour to men of skill -all ages, all countries have furnished us with instances. Of these, Captain Munro perhaps was not the least striking ; gifted vo!. I. '