Geraldine Fauconberg, Volume 2

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G. Wilkie and J. Robinson, 1808 - English fiction

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Page 276 - The very head and front of my offending Hath this extent, no more. Rude am I in my speech, And little bless'd with the set phrase of peace ; For since these arms of mine had seven years...
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