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He seems to have wished the world to accept this version of his untimely marriage.

About this, in the next place, and about our own version, we shall say a few words.

This version comes from Ireland, and is doubtless the correct original.

According to one version of the story, Tschang O took the shape of this toad.

I remind my readers that it is Blansac's version of the story I am giving.

I ought to know, having framed the first version of it myself.

In the French version, it is the 170th meridian, which is clearly wrong.

Chapter 19: "Uredo vivalis" should be "Uredo nivalis" as in the French version.

Quite simply and briefly he gave her his version of the affair.

The version is to be found, I think, in C4.2, which is the pice justicative.

WORD ORIGIN

1580s, "a translation," from Middle French version, from Medieval Latin versionem (nominative versio) "a turning," from past participle stem of Latin vertere "to turn" (see versus). Also with a Middle English sense of "destruction;" the meaning "particular form of a description" is first attested 1788.

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