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My travel's history,
Wherein of antres vast and deserts idle,
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Every book is a quotation; and every house is a quotation out of all forests, and mines, and stone quarries; and every man is a qu ...
Men hear gladly of the power of blood or race. Every body likes to know that his advantages cannot be attributed to air, soil, sea ...
Three million of such stones would be needed before the work was done. Three million stones of an average weight of 5,000 pounds, ...
It was a Maine lobster town--
each morning boatloads of hands
pushed off for granite
quarries on the islands.
As St. Peter's church was built in great part of the ruins of old Rome, so in all our erections, however imposing, we but form qua ...
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