Memoir of the Rev. John H. Rice, D.D: First Professor of Christian Theology in Union Theological Seminary, Virginia (Classic Reprint)

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In availing myself of the, aid which these let ters have afforded me in my work, I have hard ly ever stated any part of their contents before hand but have almost invariably left them to speak for themselves, and trusted that the read er would be able to follow the thread of the narrative through them, (although it is some times mixed up with other matters, ) so leaving the writer to tell his own story, and inter posing myself, only now and then, with such ad ditional notices as were necessary to supply omissions, and connect the parts together. In this manner, I have aimed to avoid repetition, and keep the narrative always moving. It is true, however, that I have also introduced other let ters, according to their dates, which do not con tinue the narrative, and so rather delay the rea der's progress a little but then it is always to let him take some new Views of the character of the pastor, or the writer, or the man and, in this way, i give him; I think, a fair compensation for stopping him, as it were, for a while on the road.

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William Maxwell teaches finance at the Cox School of Business at Southern Methodist University. He has held professorships at the University of Arizona, Texas Tech, and Georgetown and has written numerous articles for academic journals. Maxwell his coauthor of "High-Yield Bonds." Mark Shenkman is President and Chief Investment Officer of Shenkman Capital Management, one of the world's largest high-yield money management firms. He has held executive-level positions focusing on the fixed income market at First Investors Asset Management, Lehman Brothers, and Fidelity. Shenkman is co-author of High-Yield Bonds.

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