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  • This portly octavo, with its four hundred and sixty-four wood-cuts, a seemingly exhaustive compend of the subject, may indeed be accepted as the peroratory rain destined to give the soil its last preparation for the rich growth to follow under a clear and sunny sky.

    Lippincott's Magazine, December 1878


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  • same as peroration

    March 14, 2014