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manifold
used in Moby Dick

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  • But these manifold mistakes in depicting the whale are not so very surprising after all.
    Chapters 55-57 -- Monstrous Pictures of Whales; Less Erroneous Pictures of Whales; Whales in Paint…. (32% in)
  • For, when the line is darting out, to be seated then in the boat, is like being seated in the midst of the manifold whizzings of a steam-engine in full play, when every flying beam, and shaft, and wheel, is grazing you.
    Chapters 58-60 -- Brit; Squid; The Line (92% in)
  • The one grand stage where he enacted all his various parts so manifold, was his vice-bench; a long rude ponderous table furnished with several vices, of different sizes, and both of iron and of wood.
    Chapters 106-108 -- Ahab's Leg; The Carpenter; Ahab and the Carpenter (35% in)

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