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Religion may appear in all we do , but hypocrisy lurks beneath its beautiful garb ,
like a basilisk among roses . Of this the village of Jemaico , which was usually as
quiet as the grave on Sunday , was destined to prove an unfortunate example .
He had been born and bred on the rocky bosom of the island of Michilimackinac ;
and before he had looked upon the white man's house and home , he had fondly
fancied it the best and most beautiful spot upon earth . To one , however , who ...
In clear summer nights , when the lamps were lighted , a beautiful specimen of
the phenomena of looming was here observed . On these beautiful evenings ,
amid the deep stillness of every thing around , may be heard the jolly song of the
This beautiful specimen is at present fixed in the sacristy of the cathedral . It
represents the angel visiting Elijah in the desert ; and dimmed as are its tints , by
time and moisture , no one can gaze upon the sweet face of the angel , radiant
Pre - haps I have not been lying for the last three hours ( now five P. M. , ) on an
old sail , on the lee quarter - deck , with a beautiful draught out of the mainsail
right in my face and open bosom ; and there , half asleep and half awake ,
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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