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Extract (A Personal Record)

Conrad's First Touch of England

in The Christian Science Monitor (Boston, MA, USA) (Jan 12, 1931): (Page imagery not yet available)

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p.9. Extract begins: "No fresh breeze had come with the dawn, only the steady little draught got a more keen edge on it as the eastern sky became bright and glassy with a clean, colourless light. It was while we were all ashore on the islet that a steamer was picked up by the telescope, a black speek like an insect . . ."

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