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Ahtna Alaska Alaskan Range American black bears arrived ascended asked attempted bank bear beneath boat brush camp canyon Captain Captain Abercrombie caused Charley Chistochina Chitina climbed coast companion Copper Center Copper River crossed dead descended Dickey discovered drowned feet fire followed glacier gold grizzly head heard horse hundred Indian jumped Juneau killed lake land laugh living lonely looked meat Mentasta Lake miles moose mountain Nabesna River never night once pack passed precipice Prince William Sound prospector raft replied returned rock rolled salmon Seattle seen shoot shore Shorty shot side Sitka Skagway Slahna Slate Creek smoke snow spruce squaw steamer stood stream summer Suslota Tanana Tanana River Tazlina River tell thousand timber tion Tonsina tracks trail traveled trees trip turned Valdez walked wild wind winter wolverine Wrangell yards Yukon
Page 58 - He, who through vast immensity can pierce, See worlds on worlds compose one universe, Observe how system into system runs, What other planets circle other suns, What varied being peoples every star, May tell why Heaven has made us as we are.
Page 222 - No, Sir, when a man is tired of London, he is tired of life ; for there is in London all that life can afford.
Page 18 - For my heart was hot and restless, And my life was full of care, And the burden laid upon me Seemed greater than I could bear.
Page 143 - Ye of the rose lip and dew-bright eye, And the bounding footstep, to meet me fly ! With the lyre, and the wreath, and the joyous lay, Come forth to the sunshine, I may not stay. Away from the dwellings of care-worn men, The waters are sparkling in grove and glen...
Page 121 - The purchase of Alaska," he replied; "but it will take the people a generation to find it out.
Page 358 - And there's never a law of God or man runs north of Fifty-Three...
Page 359 - SOUTHWARD with fleet of ice Sailed the corsair Death ; Wild and fast blew the blast, And the east-wind was his breath. His lordly ships of ice Glisten in the sun ; On each side, like pennons wide, Flashing crystal streamlets run. His sails of white sea-mist Dripped with silver rain ; But where he passed there were cast Leaden shadows o'er the main.
Page 113 - Mister, don't ask me to place a value on my partner. I couldn't think of it ! Why, if I should lose my poke of dust, rather than to part with Mose, we would hit the trail back and try for another raise.
Page 79 - ... no Indian dared pass. The Indians of the interior brought furs down to this dictator, and he took them to the coast traders and returned with guns and powder. They generally hammered their own bullets from native copper. Old Bachaneta once attempted to descend the river on a raft, but Taral Nicoli demanded that he should turn back.