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She also practises etching, pen-and-ink drawing, as well as crayon and water-color sketching.
It is a very common error to consider these deposits as evidence of excessive excretion.
No law of that country must exceed in words the number of letters in their alphabet, which consists only in two-and-twenty.
GULLIVER'S TRAVELSJONATHAN SWIFT
My mother now tells me that she knew of this mistake, an error of the New York paper in copying the item from a Southern journal.
THE BOARDED-UP HOUSEAUGUSTA HUIELL SEAMAN
It was a fatal error, for though the Spanish people might despise their King, they were intensely proud of their nationality.
NAPOLEON'S MARSHALSR. P. DUNN-PATTISON
The challenge was accepted and the hay-wagon driven round and the trial commenced.
Mr. Spurrell came down to see a horse, and we shall be very glad to have the benefit of his opinion by-and-by.
No doubt it will be a trial for Miss Rowan, but I think she would feel better to have her father buried here.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
It was an error not to separate borrowing entirely from monetary issues.
READINGS IN MONEY AND BANKINGCHESTER ARTHUR PHILLIPS
They were eaten too quickly, in long gulps of four-and-twenty hours at a time.

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