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" IT was the best of times, it was the worst of times, it was the age of wisdom, it was the age of foolishness, it was the epoch of belief, it was the epoch of incredulity, it was the season of Light, it was the season of Darkness, it was the spring of... "
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The Works of Charles Dickens: In Thirty Volumes, Volume 11

Charles Dickens - 1881
....361 TALE OF TWO CITIES BOOK THE FIRST— RECALLED TO LIFE CHAPTER I THE PERIOD IT was the best of times, it was the worst of times, it was the age of...evil, in the superlative degree of comparison only. There were a king with a large jaw and a queen with a plain face, on the throne of England ; there...
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The Fireside Dickens: A Cyclopedia of the Best Thoughts of Charles Dickens ...

Charles Dickens - 1883 - 564 pages
...nothing before us, we were all going direct to Heaven, we were all going direct the other way—in ng th * There were a king with a large jaw and a queen with a plain face, on the throne of Enggland ; there...
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Sketches by Boz: Illustrative of Every-day Life and Every-day People

Charles Dickens - 1885
...the other way — in short, the period was so far like the present period, that some of its noisest authorities insisted on its being received, for good...evil, in the superlative degree of comparison only. There were a king with a large jaw and a queen with a plain face on the throne of England; there were...
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Charles Dickens' Works: Christmas books. Tale of two cities

Charles Dickens - 1885
...hope, it was the winter of despair, we had everything before us, we had nothing before us, we wers all going direct to Heaven, we were all going direct...evil, in the superlative degree of comparison only. It was the year of Our Lord one thousand seven hundred and seventy-five Spiritual revelations were...
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The Writings of Charles Dickens, Volume 20

Charles Dickens - 1894
...worst of times, it was the age of wisdom, it was the age of foolishness, it was the epoch of helief, it was the epoch of incredulity, it was the season...evil, in the superlative degree of comparison only. There were a king with a large jaw and a queen with a plain face, on the throne of England ; there...
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A Tale of Two Cities

Charles Dickens - 1894 - 373 pages
...of Darkness, it was the spring of hope, it was the winter of despair, we had everything before cs, we had nothing before us, we were all going direct...evil, in the superlative degree of comparison only. There were a king with a large jaw and a queen with a plain face, on the throne of England ; there...
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Millennial Dawn, Volume 4

Charles Taze Russell - 1897
...the age of wisdom, it was the age of foolishness ; it was the epoch of belief, it was the epoch o1 incredulity ; it was the season of light, it was the...evil, in the superlative degree of comparison only." While we see the same causes operating throughout the world to-day, to produce similar results on a...
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The Works of Charles Dickens, Volume 21

Charles Dickens - 1898
...of Darkness^ it was the spring of lope, it was the winter of despair, we had everything befdre DS, we had nothing before us, we were all going direct...evil, in the superlative degree of comparison only. There were a king with a large jaw and a queen with a plain face, on the throne of England ; there...
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A Tale of Two Cities

Charles Dickens - 1902 - 324 pages
...her round the waist and clung BOOK THE FIRST RECALLED TO LIFE CHAPTER I THE PERIOD IT was the best of times, it was the worst of times, it was the age of...evil, in the superlative degree of comparison only. There were a king with a large jaw and a queen with a plain face, on the throne of England ; there...
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The Handwriting on the Wall

J. C. Cooper - 1903 - 377 pages
...French Kevolution, bogins thus, and aptly fits the present time, as he suggests: "It was the best of times, it was the worst of times; it was the age of...evil, in the superlative degree of comparison only." MACAULAY'S PREDICTION. The Paris Figaro quotes the following extracts of a letter written in 1857 by...
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