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genealogy
used in The Adventures of Augie March

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family ancestry or its study
  • Sometimes we lettered on Jimmy's genealogical chart, it being a belief of the Kleins that they went back to a Spanish family called Avila, in the thirteenth century.
    Chapter 4 (11% in)
  • His sister Eleanor had gone to Mexico, by bus the entire journey, to see whether she could make a go of it with the cousin there, the one that had started Jimmy's interest in genealogy.
    Chapter 7 (35% in)

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