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THE WYNNES; ;
Many Men, Many Minds.
A Tale of every=day Life.
JOSEPH MASTERS, ALDERSGATE STREET,
AND NEW BOND STREET.
To those friends,
FROM WHOM ONCE BUT HALF A MILE OF LONDON STREETS
AND NOW THE SEAS OF HALF THE WORLD
THIS TALE OF OUR "HOME-COUNTRY'S" SIMPLE DAILY LIFE.
" Der Mann muss hinaus
In's feindliche Leben,
Muss wetten und wagen,
SCHILLER's Song of the Bell.
It was the evening of August 14th, 185. The lawn of the garden of Ford House looked temptingly pleasant and cool, crossed as the soft sunset-tinted turf was, by the long grey shadows cast by the graceful limes and fruit-laden chestnuts which divided Mr. Wynne's garden from that of his neighbour. It had