... Early Dramas and Romances: The Robbers, Fiesco, Love and Intrigue, Demetrius, The Ghost-seer, and The Sport of Destiny (Google eBook)

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H. G. Bohn, 1849 - 493 pages
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Page 42 - And Jacob rent his clothes, and put sackcloth upon his loins, and mourned for his son many days. And all his sons and all his daughters rose up to comfort him ; but he refused to be comforted ; and he said, For I will go down into the grave unto my son mourning.
Page 42 - And he knew it, and said, It is my son's coat; an evil beast hath devoured him ; Joseph is without doubt rent in pieces.
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