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Moby Dick
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  • …hue is made the emblem of many touching, noble things—the innocence of brides, the benignity of age; though among the Red Men of America the giving of the white belt of wampum was the deepest pledge of honour; though in many climes, whiteness typifies the majesty of Justice in the ermine of the Judge, and contributes to the daily state of kings and queens drawn by milk-white steeds; though even in the higher mysteries of the most august religions it has been made the symbol of the…

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  • The fugue typifies Bach’s style of composition.
  • There sat Grandmother Majauszkiene, unrelenting, typifying fate.
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