McClure's Magazine, Volume 8

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S.S. McClure Company, 1896
 

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Page 264 - The Lord giveth, and the Lord ' taketh away ; blessed be the name of the Lord.
Page 360 - That bids him flout the Law he makes, That bids him make the Law he flouts, Till, dazed by many doubts, he wakes The drumming guns that — have no doubts...
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Page 219 - In for a penny, in for a pound, is an old adage. I am so hackneyed to the touches of the painter's pencil, that I am now altogether at their beck; and sit, " like Patience on a monument," whilst they are delineating the lines of my face.
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Page 280 - And he shall be like a tree planted by the rivers of water, that bringeth forth his fruit in his season; his leaf also shall not wither; and whatsoever he doeth shall prosper.
Page 16 - Fell, what's the use of talking of me for the presidency, whilst we have such men as Seward, Chase and others, who are so much better known to the people, and whose names are so intimately associated with the principles of the Republican party. Everybody knows them; nobody, scarcely, outside of Illinois, knows me.
Page 219 - Shakspeare, that, take him for all in all, we shall not look upon his like again.
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