Palgrave of Sycamora, Volume 1; Volume 27

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Page 170 - 1 giorno e '1 mese e 1' anno E la stagione e '1 tempo e 1' ora e '1 punto E '1 bel paese e '1 loco ov...
Page 290 - ... to men like father Zeller. He was but a poor tradesman, without knowledge, without talent, without power. But Mr. Spittler, with a kind smile, tapped him on his shoulder, and said, "We'll see ; we'll see. Moses spoke in the same way. Still he conquered Pharaoh and his hosts." Mr. Fingado went home. The more he turned the matter over in his mind the more he was confirmed in his opinion that he was not the man for such a work. His wife, on the contrary, thought Mr. Spittler was right; but she did...
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Page 247 - I believe, indeed, he had quarrelled with his relations ; but, of course, I was too young to know anything about it. Then it seems strange that he should have become a silk weaver ; for, monsieur...

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