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The Testing of Diana Mallory

The Testing of Diana Mallory

by Mrs. Humphry Ward
     
 

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The clock in the tower of the village church had just struck the quarter. In the southeast a pale dawn light was beginning to show above the curving hollow of the down wherein the village lay enfolded; but the face of the down itself was still in darkness. Farther to the south, in a stretch of clear night sky hardly touched by the mounting dawn, Venus shone enthroned,

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The clock in the tower of the village church had just struck the quarter. In the southeast a pale dawn light was beginning to show above the curving hollow of the down wherein the village lay enfolded; but the face of the down itself was still in darkness. Farther to the south, in a stretch of clear night sky hardly touched by the mounting dawn, Venus shone enthroned, so large and brilliant, so near to earth and the spectator, that she held, she pervaded the whole dusky scene, the shadowed fields and wintry woods, as though she were their very soul and voice.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781523772759
Publisher:
CreateSpace Publishing
Publication date:
03/23/2016
Pages:
158
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 11.00(h) x 0.34(d)

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