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With one blow of the axe, Captain Nemo cut this formidable tentacle, that slid wriggling down the ladder.

Alphonse de Neuville from Vingt mille lieues sous les mers (Twenty thousand leagues under the seas), by Jules Verne, Paris, 1871.

(Source: archive.org)

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With one blow of the axe, Captain Nemo cut this formidable tentacle, that slid wriggling down the ladder.

Alphonse de Neuville from Vingt mille lieues sous les mers (Twenty thousand leagues under the seas), by Jules Verne, Paris, 1871.

(Source: archive.org)


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