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The Mirror of Literature, Amusement, and Instruction

Volume 12, No. 333, September 27, 1828

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Author: Various Authors
Published: 1828
Language: English
Wordcount: 13,757 / 48 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 61.6
LoC Category: AP
Downloads: 456
Added to site: 2005.02.19
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Genre: Periodical
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nticipating dreams of the profits of the coming day, to which they woke with the sun, cheerful and unenvious of each other's success. Such was Stirbitch fair some sixty years ago, as witnessed by

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[Greek: SÍnua]

[3] A church or chapel is generally to be found throughout the whole Christian world near a ferry, to which the passenger went to propitiate the Deity before embarking, and to express his gratitude when safely arrived.

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NOTES ON NORTHERN LITERATURE.

(For the Mirror.)

Tordenskiold is a name frequently met with in the annals of Denmark. A singular anecdote is connected with one of the bravest individuals who ever bore the name--the renowned Admiral Tordenskiold, of the days of Frederick IV. While he was yet a young and undistinguished naval officer, he chanced to be in the hall of the royal palace at the time that the king, wearied with the flatteries of some courtiers, who were co

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