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One man's observation is another man's closed book or flight of fancy.
That is a good book which is opened with expectation and closed with profit.
In the Corner Store, near the village center, hangs a large sign reading: 'After 40 years of credit business, we have closed our b ...
The covers of this book are too far apart.
"Why cannot the ear be closed to its own destruction?
Or the glistening eye to the poison of a smile?
O pale, pale now, those rosy lips,
I aft hae kissed sae fondly;
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And for the citation of so many authors, 'tis the easiest thing in nature. Find out one of these books with an alphabetical index, ...
I am told that Duclos' book is not in vogue in Paris, and that it is being violently criticized, apparently because readers unders ...
There is a Book
By seraphs writ with beams of heavenly light,
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My life closed twice before its close--
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