Excerpt From With Gypsies In BulgariaTo Publish So Long An Account Of So Short A Journey May Be To Risk Classification With The Insolent And Over Bold Globe Trotter, Who Does Kingdoms In Days And Writes Books Upon Them In Weeks Yet, At The Time, The Excursion Seemed Unusual And Romantic Enough To Amuse My Friends And Since Then It May Have Acquired A Wider Interest Owing To The Fact That A Multitude Of My Countrymen, And I Myself, Have Adopted In Flanders, Almost Perforce Though Not Unwillingly, And For An Indefinitely Long Period, A Habit Of Life Resembling That Which I Lived In Bulgaria For Pleasure Some Of Those Who, Before The Days Of Degrading Advertisement And Shamefully Disguised Compulsion, Undertook Eagerly The Burden Of National Defence, Have Been My Comrades For Than A Year In The Publicity Of Camps And Bivouacs, Enjoying That Peculiarly Tender Intimacy And Nu Selfishness, Exercising That Wonderful Forbearance And Tolerance, Which, Rare Alike In The City Streets And Country Mansions Of So Called Civilization, Attain Their Majestic Perfection, The Universal Brotherhood Which Mohammedans Both Preach And Practice, Through Long Association In The Field, And After Common Trials Summer S Heat And Dust, Winter S Cold And Mud, Dis Comfort, Hunger, Thirst, Fatigue, Sickness, Danger, And Often Heroism It Is Surely A Strange War, Where Opponents At Death Grips Barter Bully Beef For Brandy About The PublisherForgotten Books Publishes Hundreds Of Thousands Of Rare And Classic Books Find At Www.forgottenbooks.comThis 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.
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- With Gypsies in Bulgaria
- Andreas Andreas
- 16 December 2018 Andreas Andreas