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... beside , are occupied a great part of their time in determining questions carried
up from this city . Still , the wheels of justice move tardily . They are so badly
clogged , that they might almost as well stand still . More than fifteen hundred
... drawing a jury , taking inquests , and the like formal , unnecessary , and
therefore undignified , occupations ; while some forty to fifty attorneys and
counsellors are standing up conversing within , and a humming shuffle pervades
all the bar .
... all sounds are hushed into a religious stillness . The hum of business has
ceased , and the voice of laughter and merriment . The plough stands still in the
field , and the beast of burden reposes 1839. } 15 The Governor's Visit to Jemaico
... season , is attended with the greatest gratification and delight . The sublimity of
its position , alone , standing as it does several hundred feet above the level of
the sea , its rugged and inaccessible heights overlooking its blue surface for ...
So long as you can stand upon the pebbly shore , and look far off upon the eye
resting here and there on some green and distant isle ; so long as you can see
the wave beating at your feet , and hear its murmur ; so long as you can tread the
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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