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Gulliver's Travels
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  • All the fruits of the earth shall come to maturity at whatever season we think fit to choose, and increase a hundred fold more than they do at present; with innumerable other happy proposals.
  • This volume would have been at least twice as large, if I had not made bold to strike out innumerable passages relating to the winds and tides, as well as to the variations and bearings in the several voyages, together with the minute descriptions of the management of the ship in storms, in the style of sailors; likewise the account of longitudes and latitudes; wherein I have reason to apprehend, that Mr. Gulliver may be a little dissatisfied.
  • Whereupon I enumerated as many sorts as came into my head, with the various methods of dressing them, which could not be done without sending vessels by sea to every part of the world, as well for liquors to drink as for sauces and innumerable other conveniences.
  • I answered "they were innumerable; but I should only mention a few of the chief.

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  • There were three hundred wells, fifty thousand date trees, and innumerable colored tents spread among them.
    Paulo Coelho  --  The Alchemist
  • Part of an innumerable company.
    Cassandra Clare  --  City of Heavenly Fire

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