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" A clear starlight night throws such heavy shadows that if you didn't know the shape of a shore perfectly you would claw away from every bunch of timber, because you would take the black shadow of it for a solid cape; and you see you would be getting scared... "
Old Times on the Upper Mississippi: The Recollections of a Steamboat Pilot ... - Page 87
by George Byron Merrick - 1909 - 323 pages
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The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 35

Current events - 1875
...might as well have it now as another time." " You see, this has got to be learned; there is n't any getting around it. A clear starlight night throws such heavy shadows that if you did n't know the shape of a shore perfectly you would claw away from every bunch of timber, because...
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The Writings of Mark Twain: see Old Catalog -. 23. The man that corrupted ...

Mark Twain - 1901
...I might as well have it now as another time." "You see, this has got to be learned; there isn't any getting around it. A clear starlight night throws...heavy shadows that, if you didn't know the shape of a shore perfectly, you would claw away from every bunch of timber, because you would take the black...
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The Writings of Mark Twain [pseud.], Volume 9

Mark Twain - 1903
...I might as well have it now as another time." "You see, this has got to be learned; there isn't any getting around it. A clear starlight night throws...heavy shadows that, if you didn't know the shape of a shore perfectly, you would claw away from every bunch of timber, because you would take the black...
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Travels at Home

Mark Twain - Readers - 1910 - 142 pages
...might as well have it now as another time/' "You see, this has got to be learned; there isn't 61 any getting around it. A clear starlight night throws...heavy shadows that, if you didn't know the shape of a shore perfectly, you would claw away from every bunch of timber, because you would take the black...
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Life on the Mississippi

Mark Twain - Mississippi River - 1917 - 526 pages
...I might as well have it now as another time." "You see, this has got to be learned; there isn't any getting around it. A clear starlight night throws...heavy shadows that, if you didn't know the shape of a shore perfectly, you would claw away from every bunch of timber, because you would take the black...
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The writings of Mark Twain, Volume 9

Mark Twain - 1917
...might as well have it now as another time. ' ' "You see, this has got to be learned; there isn't any getting around it. A clear starlight night throws...heavy shadows that, if you didn't know the shape of a shore perfectly, you would claw away from every bunch of timber, because you would take the black...
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Moments with Mark Twain

Mark Twain - American wit and humor - 1920 - 296 pages
...might as well have it now as another time." "You see, this has got to be learned ; there isn't any getting around it. A clear starlight night throws...heavy shadows that, if you didn't know the shape of a shore perfectly, you would claw away from every bunch of timber, because you would take the black...
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The Chronicles of America Series, Volume 21

Allen Johnson - United States - 1920
...river by heart. Said one of these pilots to an apprentice : You see this has got to be learned. ... A clear starlight night throws such heavy shadows that if you didn't know the shape of a shore perfectly you would claw away from every bunch of timber because you would take the black shadow...
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The Paths of Inland Commerce: A Chronicle of Trail, Road, and ..., Volume 21

Archer Butler Hulbert - Transportation - 1920 - 211 pages
...river by heart. Said one of these pilots to an apprentice: You see this has got to be learned. ... A clear starlight night throws such heavy shadows that if you didn't know the shape of a shore perfectly you would claw away from every bunch of timber because you would take the black shadow...
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Mississippi Writings

Mark Twain - Fiction - 1876 - 1084 pages
...might as well have it now as another time." "You see, this has got to be learned; there is n't any getting around it. A clear starlight night throws such heavy shadows that if you did n't know the shape of a shore perfectly you would claw away from ever)' bunch of timber, because...
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