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The first purposes of every such book must be to outline the development of the literature with due regard to national life, and to give appreciative interpretation of the work of the most important authors.
Some of the most important old men were the center of groups which even strangers approached respectfully to hear the voices of well-known men.
IN REVIEWING the defects of the existing Confederation, and showing that they cannot be supplied by a government of less energy than that before the public, several of the most important principles of the latter fell of course under consideration.
I have just finished," she continued, "the most important piece of work they have trusted me with yet, and I have been awfully lucky.
She saw that girls of Kitty's age formed some sort of clubs, went to some sort of lectures, mixed freely in men's society; drove about the streets alone, many of them did not curtsey, and, what was the most important thing, all the girls were firmly convinced that to choose their husbands was their own affair, and not their parents'.
My principal object is to beg you to fix an hour for a most important conversation--that is my great hope, prince.
But probably the most important point of all, is, that the animal or plant should be so highly useful to man, or so much valued by him, that the closest attention should be paid to even the slightest deviation in the qualities or structure of each individual.
It was the highest protected ground, and so naturally became the most important of their camps.
But if the play makes the public aware that there are such people as phoneticians, and that they are among the most important people in England at present, it will serve its turn.
That evening there was a grand reception in the royal palace, attended by the most important persons of Oz, and Jack Pumpkinhead, who was a little overripe but still active, read an address congratulating Ozma of Oz upon the success of her generous mission to rescue the royal family of a neighboring kingdom.
For it seeketh by all means to be the most important creature on earth, the state; and people think it so.
The most important of these was at Michilimackinac, situated at the strait of the same name, which connects Lakes Huron and Michigan.

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