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The Picture of Dorian Gray
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The Picture of Dorian Gray
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  • Opposite was the Duchess of Harley; a lady of admirable good-nature and good temper, much liked by everyone who knew her, and of those ample architectural proportions that in women who are not Duchesses are described by contemporary historians as stoutness.  (not reviewed by editor)

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