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They obtained the usual satisfaction of a mob , to dishonor God , and to disgrace
themselves ; to weaken the force of law , and to bring the name of justice into
contempt ; to endanger human life , and to effect no reasonable end . Whether
... conveyed in this letter , that a spirit open to the best impulses of humanity ,
should have found such noble counterparts in the kind and manly hearts who
relieved the last wants , and anticipated the last wishes , of our departed friend .
Firmly it clings to hoary age , Musing o'er feats of boyish glee , As moss the
mouldering ruin decks , As ivy clasps the withering tree : In every human breast
there tlows This sparkling , gushing , restless spring ; Its banks are green , its
To enumerate the curious wonders of this capital , would indeed surpass the
blazon of human pen . You know how often we have admired the verdure which
springs amid the ruins of the Colosseum ; the towering Basilica de Santa Pietro ,
Let us turn to a more promising specimen of human nature ; that fat , gouty old
gentleman , so comfortably provided for ; wild Harry he was called , in his youth .
He quivers like a jelly , and one peal of hearty laughter , which he appears upon
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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