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1  Then he began to talk of school and of books.
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2  I ran to the hall, seized my books and followed her.
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3  He remembered the books of poetry upon his shelves at home.
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4  A few days later he received a parcel containing his books and music.
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5  If he could give expression to it in a book of poems perhaps men would listen.
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6  He began to invent sentences and phrases from the notice which his book would get.
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7  He lent her books, provided her with ideas, shared his intellectual life with her.
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8  If he could only write a book and get it published, that might open the way for him.
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9  But shyness had always held him back; and so the books had remained on their shelves.
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10  The books on the white wooden shelves were arranged from below upwards according to bulk.
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11  Then he drew off his glove, produced a small book from his waist, licked the lead of his pencil and made ready to indite.
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12  I hid my books in the long grass near the ashpit at the end of the garden where nobody ever came and hurried along the canal bank.
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13  She held an open book on her knees and was pointing out something in it to Constantine who, dressed in a man-o-war suit, lay at her feet.
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14  His wife put him to bed while Mr. Power sat downstairs in the kitchen asking the children where they went to school and what book they were in.
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15  He had never been violent since the boys had grown up, and she knew that he would walk to the end of Thomas Street and back again to book even a small order.
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16  Among these I found a few paper-covered books, the pages of which were curled and damp: The Abbot, by Walter Scott, The Devout Communicant and The Memoirs of Vidocq.
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17  If he might use the metaphor, he said, he was their spiritual accountant; and he wished each and every one of his hearers to open his books, the books of his spiritual life, and see if they tallied accurately with conscience.
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