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The name of Biddlebaum he got from a box of goods seen at a freight station as he hurried through an eastern Ohio town.
According to the orders of the preceding night, the heavy sleep of the army was broken by the rolling of the warning drums, whose rattling echoes were heard issuing, on the damp morning air, out of every vista of the woods, just as day began to draw the shaggy outlines of some tall pines of the vicinity, on the opening brightness of a soft and cloudless eastern sky.
For, not only had his son and heir come into immediate enjoyment of a rich estate, but there was a claim through an Indian deed, confirmed by a subsequent grant of the General Court, to a vast and as yet unexplored and unmeasured tract of Eastern lands.
Whom would they discern there, with the red eastern light upon his brow?
In the bosom of one of those spacious coves which indent the eastern shore of the Hudson, at that broad expansion of the river denominated by the ancient Dutch navigators the Tappan Zee, and where they always prudently shortened sail and implored the protection of St.
And so Starbuck found Ahab with a general chart of the oriental archipelagoes spread before him; and another separate one representing the long eastern coasts of the Japanese islands -- Niphon, Matsmai, and Sikoke.
He did not belong to the party, but he was in sympathy with it; and he said that he was to have as his guest that night the editor of a big Eastern magazine, who wrote against Socialism, but really did not know what it was.
says some eastern traveller, who has been accustomed to connect no ideas with a railroad, but those of smoothness or speed.
It is hard for me to believe that I shall find fair landscapes or sufficient wildness and freedom behind the eastern horizon.
Known from the Canadian border to the deserts of Arizona, and from the eastern marches of the Great Plains to the foot-hills of the Sierra
In a few minutes we turned the rib which had intercepted the view of the eastern face from our tent platform.
He was twenty-five years old, college bred, and had finished a post-college course in an Eastern law school a couple of years before.