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Horse-Shoe Robinson

A Tale Of The Tory Ascendency

by John Pendleton Kennedy

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Published by Kessinger Publishing, LLC .
Written in English


The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages604
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10518472M
ISBN 100548159688
ISBN 109780548159682
OCLC/WorldCa154693147

1Leisy's Introduction in Horse-Shoe Robinson xxi. While Kennedy probably got some of the incidents of his story and, perhaps some of the characteristics of Horse Shoe from a meeting with one Horse Shoe Robertson in , neither the story nor the character have important bases in fact (Ridgely, Kennedy 69). Horse-Shoe Robinson, who derives his nick-name of Horse-Shoe (his proper prænomen being Galbraith) — from the two-fold circumstance of being a blacksmith, and of living in a little nook of land hemmed in by a semi-circular bend of water, is fully entitled to the character of “an original.” He is the life and soul of the drama — the.


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This is certainly the case with the character of Horse-Shoe Robinson, for as Edgar Allan Poe aptly comments in his Literary Messenger review: "[Horse-Shoe] is the life and soul of the drama — the bone and sinew of the book — its very breath" (May ). James Robertson and the Book Horse Shoe Robinson BY ROBERT A.

IVEY. James (Horse Shoe) Robertson, was the son of David and Frances Burchfield Robertson, the grandson of Israel and Sarah (Williams?) Robertson, and the great grandson of Nicholas and Sarah Marks Robertson.

Sarah Marks Robertson was the daughter of Matthew and Mary. Horse Shoe Robinson, Vol. 1 of 2: A Tale of the Tory Ascendency (Classic Reprint). Horse-shoe Robinson Paperback – Ap by John Pendleton Kennedy (Author), Ernest Erwin Leisy (Creator) out of 5 stars 1 rating. See all 16 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

Price New from 3/5(1). "It was first published in Horseshoe Robinson was then a very old man. He had removed to Alabama and lived, I am told, near Tuscaloosa. I commissioned a friend to send him a copy of the book. The report brought me was that the old man had listened very attentively to the reading of it and took great interest in it.

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