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SOCIAL, LITERARY, POLITICAL.
HENRY LYTTON BULWER, ESQ. M.P.
Nature and truth are the same every where, and reason shows them
Reverere conditores Deos, numina Deorum. Reverere gloriam veterem,
IN TWO VOLUMES.
SECOND EDITION REVISED.
RICHARD BENTLEY, NEW BURLINGTON STREET.
B. G. KING, ESQ.
MY DEAR KING,
We have so few opportunities afforded us of testifying esteem, that I feel inexpressible gratification in thus being able to present you with this very unworthy token of the sentiments with which a long acquaintance has inspired me. Nor is this all-the present dedication is not only an ordinary tribute paid to friendship-it is a tribute paid to a friend whom I esteem as much for his public principle as his private worth. And, indeed, it is no small consolation, in thus entering upon a new career, to feel that whatever may be my fate as an author