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Page 10 - of Wordsworth: A slumber did my spirit seal; I had no human fears; She seem'da thing that could not feel The touch of earthly years. No motion has she now, no force; She neither hears nor sees; Roll'd round in earth's diurnal course With rocks, and
Page 424 - To elevate the character and advance the interests of the profession of teaching, and to promote the cause of popular education in the United States
Page 69 - Of course he did. How could it be otherwise ? Scrooge and he were partners for I don't know how many years. Scrooge was his sole executor, his sole administrator, his sole assign, his sole residuary legatee, his sole friend, his sole mourner.
Page 69 - Mr. Bardell," said the widow,—" Mr. Bardell was a man of honor, Mr. Bardell was a man of his word, Mr. Bardell was no deceiver, Mr. Bardell was once a single gentleman himself; in single gentlemen I shall perpetually see something to remind me of what Mr. Bardell was when he first won my young and untried affections; to a single
Page 88 - originally coined (in 1663) of gold brought from the African coast, so called; ' camlet,' that it was woven, at least in part of camel's hair. The fashion of the cravat was borrowed from the Croats, or ' Crabats,' as they used in the seventeenth century to be called.