The first duty of an Author is --- I conceive --- a faithful allegiance to Truth and Nature; his sec

The first duty of an Author is --- I conceive …

The first duty of an Author is --- I conceive --- a faithful allegiance to Truth and Nature; his second, such a conscientious study of Art as shall enable him to interpret eloquently and effectively the oracles delivered by those two great deities.--- Charlotte Bronte

Juliet Barker