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1  Right and left, the streets take you waterward.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville
Get Context   In CHAPTER 1. Loomings.
2  The streets do not run with milk; nor in the spring-time do they pave them with fresh eggs.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville
Get Context   In CHAPTER 6. The Street.
3  Even in Broadway and Chestnut streets, Mediterranean mariners will sometimes jostle the affrighted ladies.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville
Get Context   In CHAPTER 6. The Street.
4  On one side, New Bedford rose in terraces of streets, their ice-covered trees all glittering in the clear, cold air.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville
Get Context   In CHAPTER 13. Wheelbarrow.
5  I now by instinct followed the streets that took me waterward, for there, doubtless, were the cheapest, if not the cheeriest inns.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville
Get Context   In CHAPTER 2. The Carpet-Bag.
6  Too expensive and jolly, again thought I, pausing one moment to watch the broad glare in the street, and hear the sounds of the tinkling glasses within.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville
Get Context   In CHAPTER 2. The Carpet-Bag.
7  And it was so light too; the sun shining in at the window, and a great rattling of coaches in the streets, and the sound of gay voices all over the house.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville
Get Context   In CHAPTER 4. The Counterpane.
8  In these last-mentioned haunts you see only sailors; but in New Bedford, actual cannibals stand chatting at street corners; savages outright; many of whom yet carry on their bones unholy flesh.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville
Get Context   In CHAPTER 6. The Street.
9  Like some poor devils ashore that happen to know an irascible great man, they make distant unobtrusive salutations to him in the street, lest if they pursued the acquaintance further, they might receive a summary thump for their presumption.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville
Get Context   In CHAPTER 45. The Affidavit.
10  But, besides the Feegeeans, Tongatobooarrs, Erromanggoans, Pannangians, and Brighggians, and, besides the wild specimens of the whaling-craft which unheeded reel about the streets, you will see other sights still more curious, certainly more comical.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville
Get Context   In CHAPTER 6. The Street.
11  If I had been astonished at first catching a glimpse of so outlandish an individual as Queequeg circulating among the polite society of a civilized town, that astonishment soon departed upon taking my first daylight stroll through the streets of New Bedford.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville
Get Context   In CHAPTER 6. The Street.
12  Now, the spouting canal of the Sperm Whale, chiefly intended as it is for the conveyance of air, and for several feet laid along, horizontally, just beneath the upper surface of his head, and a little to one side; this curious canal is very much like a gas-pipe laid down in a city on one side of a street.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville
Get Context   In CHAPTER 85. The Fountain.