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He fought, and desperately, thrusting at the empty air.

Maurice Greiffenhagen, from Montezuma’s daughter, by  Henry Rider Haggard, London, 1893.

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He fought, and desperately, thrusting at the empty air.

Maurice Greiffenhagen, from Montezuma’s daughter, by Henry Rider Haggard, London, 1893.

(Source: archive.org)

Thursday, November 14, 2013
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She drew me across the sill.

Maurice Greiffenhagen, from Montezuma’s daughter, by  Henry Rider Haggard, London, 1893.

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She drew me across the sill.

Maurice Greiffenhagen, from Montezuma’s daughter, by Henry Rider Haggard, London, 1893.

(Source: archive.org)

Thursday, November 14, 2013
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We paddled for two hours or more across the lake.

Maurice Greiffenhagen, from Montezuma’s daughter, by  Henry Rider Haggard, London, 1893.

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We paddled for two hours or more across the lake.

Maurice Greiffenhagen, from Montezuma’s daughter, by Henry Rider Haggard, London, 1893.

(Source: archive.org)

Thursday, November 14, 2013
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"At length, de gracia!" I cried in Spanish.

Maurice Greiffenhagen, from Montezuma’s daughter, by  Henry Rider Haggard, London, 1893.

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"At length, de gracia!" I cried in Spanish.

Maurice Greiffenhagen, from Montezuma’s daughter, by Henry Rider Haggard, London, 1893.

(Source: archive.org)

Wednesday, November 13, 2013
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I will read you the words, Otomie.

Maurice Greiffenhagen, from Montezuma’s daughter, by  Henry Rider Haggard, London, 1893.

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I will read you the words, Otomie.

Maurice Greiffenhagen, from Montezuma’s daughter, by Henry Rider Haggard, London, 1893.

(Source: archive.org)

Wednesday, November 13, 2013
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"Peace!" she said, "I will not be shriven by such as you"

Maurice Greiffenhagen, from Montezuma’s daughter, by  Henry Rider Haggard, London, 1893.

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"Peace!" she said, "I will not be shriven by such as you"

Maurice Greiffenhagen, from Montezuma’s daughter, by Henry Rider Haggard, London, 1893.

(Source: archive.org)

Wednesday, November 13, 2013
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Have done with this nonsense.

Gordon Browne, fontispiece from Benita : an African romance, by  Henry Rider Haggard, London, 1906.

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Have done with this nonsense.

Gordon Browne, fontispiece from Benita : an African romance, by Henry Rider Haggard, London, 1906.

(Source: archive.org.)

Thursday, July 18, 2013
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She looked at him leaning there lost in thought.

Gordon Browne, from Benita : an African romance, by  Henry Rider Haggard, London, 1906.

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She looked at him leaning there lost in thought.

Gordon Browne, from Benita : an African romance, by Henry Rider Haggard, London, 1906.

(Source: archive.org.)

Thursday, July 18, 2013