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Tartarin of Tarascon: Tartarin on the Alps (Classic Reprint)
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Page 103 - ... into the gallery where all his court were waiting for him CHAPTER LXXXVI. WHICH WILL ELUCIDATE THE PREVIOUS CHAPTER. THE evening before, M. de Monsoreau had returned to his home from the Hotel Guise, and had found Bussy there. Then, in his friendship for this brave gentleman, he had taken him aside, and said : " Will you permit me to give you a piece of advice ?
Page 332 - Children ! a source of grief. Ever since she had them my mother has done nothing but weep.' 'Listen, Otto, you know me, my good friend. . . .' And with all the valorous ardour of his soul Tartarin exhausted himself to revive and rub to life at that distance this victim of Schopenhauer and of Hartmann, two rascals he'd like to catch at the corner of a wood, coquin de sort \ and make them pay for all the harm they had done to youth. . . . Represent to yourselves during this discussion the high wall...