Mirror of Literature,  9 (1827), 41–43.

Eminent Liars



Extract, Miscellaneous

Publications extracted:

New Monthly Magazine


Mental Illness

    The article relates chiefly to the tall tales of a sporting friend of the writer, of whose lies it is observed: 'I shall not attempt to trace the causes of this infirmity of mind; but wherever it exists in the same degree, I consider it as presenting a case for the consideration of the physician rather than of the moralist' (43).

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