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Moby Dick
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vignette -- as in: performed a vignette from
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Moby Dick
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  • In the vignettes and other embellishments of some ancient books you will at times meet with very curious touches at the whale, where all manner of spouts, jets d’eau, hot springs and cold, Saratoga and Baden-Baden, come bubbling up from his unexhausted brain.

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  • It was not so much a biography as a series of vignettes from her life.
  • The film lacks cohesiveness, but has a string of amusing vignettes.

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