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The rare,
Uninteresting specimen might still be putting out shoots, for all we know.
Every young sculptor seems to think that he must give the world some specimen of indecorous womanhood, and call it Eve, Venus, a N ...
Were a stranger to drop on a sudden into this world, I would shew him, as a specimen of its ills, an hospital full of diseases, a ...
The serial number of a human specimen is the face, that accidental and unrepeatable combination of features. It reflects neither c ...
My note to you I certainly did not expect to see in print; yet I have not been much shocked by the newspaper comments upon it. Tho ...
Nature in America has always been suspect, on the defensive, cannibalized by progress. In America, every specimen becomes a relic.
Let the girl be thoroughly developed in body and soul, not modeled, like a piece of clay, after some artificial specimen of humani ...
All his works might well enough be embraced under the title of one of them, a good specimen brick, "On Heroes, Hero-Worship, and t ...
Our leading men are not of much account and never have been, but the average of the people is immense, beyond all history. Sometim ...
After you have exhausted what there is in business, politics, conviviality, and so on--have found that none of these finally satis ...
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