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Meir Ezofovitch: A Novel, from the Polish of Eliza Orzeszko
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Page 214 - Moses exclaims, in the twenty-ninth chapter of Deuteronomy; " your captains of your tribes, your elders, and your officers, with all the men of Israel, your little ones, your WIVES, and the stranger that is in thy camp, from the hewer of wood to the drawer of water, that thou shouldst enter into covenant with the Lord thy God...