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I've heard this is a good book but the scan is poorly done so I quit reading it. Too bad hope they can fix it and hope it didn't happen to too many other books. Suzo
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Tanglewood for Girls and Boys Being a Second Wonder-Book
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Page 288 - with the prize, then, King Pelias, you must hasten down from your lofty throne, and give me your crown and sceptre." " That I will," said the king, with a sneer. " Meantime, I will keep them very safely for you." The first thing that Jason thought of doing, after he left the king's presence, was to go
Page 274 - onward, and roaring angrily as it went. Though not a very broad river in the dry seasons of the year, it was now swollen by heavy rains and by the melting of the snow on the sides of Mount Olympus; and it thundered so loudly, and looked so wild and dangerous, that Jason, bold as
Page 288 - Dodona, and inquire of the Talking Oak what course it was best to pursue. This wonderful tree stood in the centre of an ancient wood. Its stately trunk rose up a hundred feet into the air, and threw a broad and dense shadow over more than an acre of ground. Standing beneath