Excerpt from Dr. Grant and the Mountain Nestorians The portrait is copied from a very correct daguerreotype likeness, taken in 1841 and the autograph was penned during his last sick ness, at the close of the last letter he ever wrote. (see p. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This 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.