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  1. Mar 2019
  2. Aug 2017
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  4. Nov 2015
    1. Once more she foundherself in the long hall and close to the little glass table. Taking the little golden key, she unlocked the door that led into the garden. Then she set to work nibbling at the mushroom (she had kept a piece of it in her pocket) till she was about a foot high; then she walked down the little passage; and then—she found herself at last in the beautiful garden, among the bright flower-beds and the cool fountains.


  5. Sep 2015
    1. It usually requires an explanation on the order of infinite retention


  6. Apr 2014
    1. he unnatural combat of the four primal elements.—It’s a blasted heath.—It’s a Hyperborean winter scene.—It’s the breaking-up of the icebound stream of Time. But at last all these fancies yielded to that


    2. back of the entry


  7. Mar 2014
    1. allusions to whales he could anyways find in any book whatsoever, sacred or profane. Therefore you must not, in every case at least, take the higgledy-piggledy whale statements, however authentic, in these extracts, for veritable gospel cetology. Far from it. As touching the ancient authors generally, as well as the poets here appearing, these extracts are solely valuable or entertaini


  8. Dec 2013
  9. Oct 2013
    1. ent,—rather weary for me, when I struck my foot against the flinty projections, because from hard, remorseless service the soles of my boots were in a most miserable plight. Too expensive and jolly, a


    1. , and brain; I see him now. He was ever dusting his old lexicons and grammars, with a q


    2. ers, and to teach them by what name a whale-fish is to be called in our tongue leaving out, t


    3. pale Usher—threadbare


  10. Aug 2013
    1. We first included

      something else

    2. Our first event, on July 9, was focused on Journalism. This gathering was highly informative and suggestive of this approach’s value in gathering information.

      The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

    3. One thing that’s been clear to us from the start is that getting the world to adopt new technologies, tools and workflows is hard. We think inattention to this has been one of the primary reasons why


    4. 2013 has been an exciting year so far.