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The Young Musician

or, Fighting His Way

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Published: 1906
Language: English
Wordcount: 51,921 / 158 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 78.6
LoC Category: PZ
Downloads: 1,404
mnybks.net#: 541
Origin: gutenberg.org
Genres: Young Readers, Music
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It must be sold," he said, with a sigh. "Without it there wouldn't be enough to pay what we owe, and when I leave Norton, I don't want any one to say that my father died in his debt."

There was nothing else in the desk which called for particular notice or appeared to be of any special value. After a careful examination, Philip closed it and looked around at the familiar furniture of the few rooms which the house contained.

There was one object which he personally valued more than anything else. This was his violin, on which he had learned all that he knew of playing. His father had bought it for him four years before. It was not costly, but it was of good tone, and Philip had passed many pleasant hours in practicing on it.

"I can take this violin, at any rate," said Philip to himself. "It belongs to me, and no one else has a claim on it. I think I will take it with me and leave it at Frank Dunbar's, so that it needn't get into the sale."

He put back the violin into the case and la

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