Excerpt from A Pirate of Parts They were all actors like Handy himself. The stories they could unfold of barn-storming in coun try towns in years gone by would fill a volume as bulky as a census report. Moreover, they could turn their talents to any line of business and dou ble, treble, quintuple parts as easily as talk. They were players of the old stock school. 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.