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... recovering from their hysterics , thought they had been favored with a visitation
from the devil ; and hence a tradition , credited to this day , and vouched for by
many aged women of the congregation , that the devil passed through the
A hundred years have passed since these events , which are dimly remembered
by tradition , and are recorded in few written annals . Several tapering spires now
point to heaven , and when the Sabbath comes , and Sunday bells discourse ...
Round the point , ' said he , “ are Indians , with a great many furs ; their canoes
are almost sinking . The trader , anxious to obtain them , did not hesitate to follow
. When they passed round the point , ' Do you see nothing ? said the chief .
These restricted vehicles of communication consist of little else than an epitome ,
from the French journals , of the most important political and other passing events
, collected and arranged with as little reference to order and connection , as ...
A stranger might pass this little edifice unheeded , standing as it does at a lonely
corner , and wearing an aspect of neglect ; but as the eye glances through the
railing of the portal , it instinctively rests upon a small and time - stained bas relief
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Previous review noting missing pages 380 and 381 is not correct. There are not duplicated scanned pages and I found both missing pages to be intact and included.
pp. 380 and 381, in the middle of "Mocha Dick," are missing. pp. 377 and then 376 appear to have been scanned twice instead