Gustave de Beaumont Quotes

Formerly, Ireland was a vast forest…. It is now almost destitute of trees.

 
Gustave de Beaumont
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Comte Gustave Auguste Bonnin de la Bonninière de Beaumont was a French magistrate, prison reformer, and travel companion to the famed philosopher and politician Alexis de Tocqueville. While he was very successful in his lifetime, he is often overlooked and his name is synonymous with Tocqueville's achievements.

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