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Đ RÎM OV Đ ENĆNT MARINR │ SAḾL TEILR COḶRIJ

PARTS: I–III IV and V VI and VII

 

 

Arğmnt

 

Hǎ a Śip hvñ pást ɖ Lîn wz drivn bî stormz t ɖ cold Cuntri twdz ɖ Sǎʈ Pol; n hǎ fṛm ɖns ś md hr cors t ɖ tropicl Lattyd v ɖ Gret Psific Ośn; n v ɖ strenj ʈñz ɖt bfel; n in ẃt manr ɖ Anćnt Marinr cem bac t hiz ǒn Cuntri.

 


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PART I

 

It z an enćnt Marinr,

N h stopiʈ wn v ʈri.

‘Bî ɖî loñ gre bird n gliṭrñ î,

Nǎ ẃr-fr stop’st ɖǎ m?

 

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A Litl Clǎd, bî Jemz Jôs

Et yirz bfr h hd sìn hiz frend of at ɖ Norʈ Wōl n wśt him godspīd. Gaḷhr hd got on. Y cd tel ɖt at wns bî hiz travld er, hiz wel-cut twīd sūt, n firlis axnt. Fy feloz hd taḷnts lîc hiz n fywr stl cd rmen unspôld bî sć s’xes. Gaḷhr’z hart wz in ɖ rît ples n h hd dzrvd t win. It wz smʈñ t hv a frend lîc ɖt.

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Đ Bōrdñhǎs, bî Jemz Jôs

Msz Mūni wz a bćr’z dōtr. Ś wz a wmn hu wz qt ebl t cīp ʈñz t hrslf: a dtrmind wmn. Ś hd marid hr faɖr’z fōrmn n opnd a bćr’z śop nir Sprñ Gardnz. Bt az sn az hiz faɖr-in-lw wz ded, Mr. Mūni bgan t g t ɖ devl. H dranc, plundrd ɖ til, ran hedloñ intu dét. It wz no ys mcñ him tec ɖ plej: h wz śr t brec ǎt agn a fy dez aftr. Bî fîtñ hiz wîf in ɖ prezns v custmrz n bî bayñ bad mìt h ruind hiz biznis. Wn nît h wnt fr hiz wîf wɖ ɖ clīvr n ś hd t slīp in a nebr’z hǎs.

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Tū G’lants, bî Jemz Jôs

Ɖ gre worm īvnñ v Ōġst hd dsndd upn ɖ siti n a mîld worm er, a meṃri v sumr, srkletd in ɖ strīts. Ɖ strīts, śutrd fr ɖ rpoz v Súnde, swormd wɖ a gêli culrd crǎd. Lîc ilumind prlz, ɖ lamps śon fṛm ɖ sumits v ɖer tōl polz upn ɖ livñ txćr b’lo, ẃć, ćenjñ śep n hy unsīsñli, snt p intu ɖ worm gre īvnñ er an unćenjñ unsīsñ mrmr.

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Aftr ɖ Rês, bî Jemz Jôs

Ɖ carz cem scudñ in twdz Dublin, runñ īvnli lîc pelits in ɖ grūv v ɖ Nās Rod. At ɖ crest v ɖ hil at Inćicor sîtsiyrz hd gaɖrd in clumps t woć ɖ carz c’rirñ homẉd n ʈru ɖs ćanl v poṿti n inax́n ɖ Continnt sped its wlʈ n inḍstri. Nǎ n agn ɖ clumps v ppl rezd ɖ ćir v ɖ gretf̣li oprest. Ɖer simṗʈi, hvr, wz fr ɖ blu carz—ɖ carz v ɖer frendz, ɖ Frenć.

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Toḅmori, bî Saci

It wz a ćil, ren-wośt afṭnun v a lêt Ōġst de, ɖt indefiṇt sīzn ẃn partṛjz r stl in s’kṛti or cold storij, n ɖr z nʈñ t hunt—unls wn z bǎndd on ɖ norʈ bî ɖ Bristl Ćanl, in ẃć ces wn me lwf̣li gaḷp aftr fat red stagz. Ledi Blemli’z hǎsparti wz nt bǎndd on ɖ norʈ bî ɖ Bristl Ćanl, hns ɖr wz a fl gaɖ̇rñ v hr gests rnd ɖ tītebl on ɖs ptiklr afṭnun. N, in spît v ɖ blancnis v ɖ sīzn n ɖ trîtnis v ɖ oceźn, ɖr wz no tres in ɖ cumṗni v ɖt ftīgd restlisnis ẃć mīnz a dred v ɖ pịnola n a sbdyd hanc̣rñ fr ōx́nbrij. Ɖ undisgîzd opn-mǎɖd atnśn v ɖ intîr parti wz fixt on ɖ homli neġtiv prṣnaḷti v Mr Cornīłs Apin. V ol hr gests, h wz ɖ wn hu hd cm t Ledi Blemli wɖ ɖ vegist repyteśn. Smwn hd sd h wz “clevr,” n h hd got hiz invteśn in ɖ modṛt xpcteśn, on ɖ part v hiz hostes, ɖt sm porśn at līst v hiz clevrnis wd b cntribytd t ɖ jenṛl enttenmnt. Untl tītîm ɖt de ś hd bn unebl t dscuvr in ẃt d’rex́n, f eni, hiz clevrnis le. H wz nɖr a wit nr a crocećampịn, a hipnotic fors nr a bgetr v aṃćr ʈiatriclz. Nɖr dd hiz xtirịr sjst ɖ sort v man in hūm wimin r wilñ t pardn a jenṛs meźr v mntl dfiśnsi. H hd sbsîdd intu mir Mr Apin, n ɖ Cornīłs sīmd a pìs v trnspaṛnt baptizml bluf. N nǎ h wz clemñ t hv lōnćt on ɖ wrld a dscuṿri bsd ẃć ɖ invnśn v gunpǎdr, v ɖ printñpres, n v stīmloc̣mośn wr incnsidṛbl trîflz. Sayns hd md bwildrñ strîdz in mni d’rex́nz jrñ rīsnt decedz, bt ɖs ʈñ sīmd t b’loñ t ɖ dmen v miṛcl rɖr ɖn t sạntific aćivmnt.

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An Incǎntr, bî Jemz Jôs

It wz Jo Diḷn hu intṛdyst ɖ Wîld Wst t s. H hd a litl lîbrri md p v old numbrz v Ɖ Yńn JacPluc n Ɖ Heṗni Marvl. Evri īvnñ aftr scūl w met in hiz bac gardn n arenjd Indịn batlz. H n hiz fat yuñ bruɖr Lio, ɖ îdlr, hld ɖ loft v ɖ stebl ẃl w traid t cari it bî storm; or w fòt a pićt batl on ɖ gras. Bt, hvr wel w fòt, w nvr wún sīj or batl n ol ǎr bǎts endd wɖ Jo Diḷn’z wordans v vicṭri. Hiz peṛnts wnt t et-o’cloc mas evri mornñ in Gardinr Strīt n ɖ pīsfl ǒdr v Msz Diḷn wz prevḷnt in ɖ hōl v ɖ hǎs. Bt h pleid tù firsli fr s hu wr yungr n mor timid. H lct lîc sm cnd v an Indịn ẃn h ceprd rnd ɖ gardn, an old ti-cozi on hiz hed, bìtñ a tin wɖ hiz fist n yelñ:

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Ɖ Sistrz, bî Jemz Jôs

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r wz no hop fr him ɖs tîm: it wz ɖ ʈrd stroc. Nît aftr nît I hd pást ɖ hǎs (it wz vceśntîm) n studid ɖ lîtd sqer v windo: n nît aftr nît I hd faund it lîtd in ɖ sem we, fentli n īvnli. F h wz ded, I ʈt, I wd si ɖ rflex́n v candlz on ɖ darcnd blînd fr I ń ɖt tū candlz mst b set at ɖ hed v a corps. H hd ofn sd t m: “I am nt loñ fr ɖs wrld,” n I hd ʈt hiz wrdz îdl. Nǎ I ń ɖe wr tru. Evri nît az I gezd p at ɖ windo I sd softli t mslf ɖ wrd p’raḷsis. It hd olwz sǎndd strenjli in mî irz, lîc ɖ wrd nomón in ɖ Yclid n ɖ wrd siṃni in ɖ Caṭcizm. Bt nǎ it sǎndd t m lîc ɖ nem v sm mlefisnt n sinfl biyñ. It fild m wɖ fir, n yt I loñd t b nirr t it n t lc upn its dedli wrc.

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ƮRU Đ LCÑGLAS │ LUIS CAṚL

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wɖ iḷstreśnz bî Jon Teńl

Orijinli publiśt bî Mcmiḷn n Cumṗni in 1872

C O N T E N T S

ĆAPTRZ

I: Lcñglas hǎs
II: Đ gardn v lîv flǎrz
III: Lcñglas insects
IV: Twīdldúm n Twīdldī
V: Wŭl n wōtr
VI: Humti Dumti
VII: Đ Layn n ɖ Yṇcorn
VIII: “It’s mî ǒn invnśn”
IX: Qīn Alis
X: Śecñ
XI: Wecñ
XII: Ẃć drīmd it?

ALIS’Z ADVNĆRZ IN WUNḌLAND │ LUIS CAṚL

OL IN Đ GOLDN AFṬNUN

ĆAPTRZ

I: DÂN Ɖ RABITHOUL
II: Ɖ PŪL OV TIRZ
III: A CŌC̣SRÊS AND A LOÑ TÊL
IV: Ɖ RABIT SNDZ IN A LITL BIL
V: ADVÎS FṚM A CAṬPILR
VI: PIG AND PEPR
VII: A MAD TĪPARTI
VIII: Ɖ QĪN’Z CROCEGRǍND
IX: Ɖ MOCTRTL’Z STORI
X: Ɖ LOBSTRQDRIL
XI: HU STOUL Ɖ TARTS?
XII: ALIS’Z EVIDNS

ÑSPEL

Đ WOR OV Đ WRLDZ │ H. J. WLZ

ĆAPTRZ

BC WN: 1 – Ɖ īv ov ɖ wor2 – Ɖ fōlñstar3 – On Horsl Comn4 – Đ silindr opnz5 – Ɖ hītre6 – Ɖ hītre in ɖ Ćobm Rod7 – Hǎ I rīćt hom8 – Frîde Nît9 – Ɖ fîtñ bginz10 – In ɖ storm; 11 – At ɖ windo; 12 – Ẃt I sw ov ɖ dstrux́n ov Wêbrij n Śeṗtn; 13 – Hǎ I fél in wɖ ɖ kṛt; 14 – In Lundn; 15 – Ẃt hd hapnd in Suri; 16 – Ɖ x̣ds fṛm Lundn; 17 – Ɖ “Ʈundr Ćîld”

BC TŪ: 1 – Undr ft2 – Ẃt wi sw fṛm ɖ ruind hǎs3 – Đ dez v impriznmnt4 – Đ deʈ ov ɖ kṛt5 – Đ stilnis6 – Đ wrc ov fiftīn dez7 – Đ man on Putni Hil8 – Ded Lundn9 – Recij10 – Đ eṗlog

 

IḶSTREŚNZ

BC WN

Ɖ CMÑ V Ɖ MARŚNZ

 

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ĆAPTR WN

 

Ɖ ĪV V Ɖ WOR

 

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wn wd hv b’livd in ɖ last yirz v ɖ nîntīnʈ snćri ɖt ɖs wrld wz biyñ woćt cīnli n closli bî intelijnsz gretr ɖn man’z n yt az mortl az hiz ǒn; ɖt az men bizid ɖmslvz abt ɖer verịs cnsrnz ɖe wr scrūṭnîzd n studid, phps olmst az naroli az a man wɖ a mîcṛscop mt scrūṭnîz ɖ tranzịnt crīćrz ɖt sworm n mulṭplî in a drop v wōtr. Wɖ infiṇt cmplesnsi men wnt t n fro ovr ɖs glob abt ɖer litl aferz, srīn in ɖer aśuṛns v ɖer empîr ovr matr. It z poṣbl ɖt ɖ infyzoria undr ɖ mîcṛscop d ɖ sem. Nwn gev a ʈt t ɖ oldr wrldz v spes az sorsz v hymn denjr, or ʈt v ɖm onli t dsmis ɖ îdīa v lîf upn ɖm az imposbl or improbbl. It z krịs t rcōl sm v ɖ mntl habits v ɖoz dpartd dez. At most t’restrịl men fansid ɖr mt b uɖr men upn Marz, phps infirịr t ɖmslvz n redi t welcm a miśnri enṭprîz. Yt acrs ɖ gulf v spes, mîndz ɖt r t ǎr mîndz az ǎrz r t ɖoz v ɖ bīsts ɖt periś, inṭlects vast n cūl n unsimṗʈetic, rgardd ɖs rʈ wɖ envịs îz, n slǒli n śrli drù ɖer planz agnst s. N rli in ɖ twentịʈ snćri cem ɖ gret disiluźnmnt.

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NORƮANGR ABI │ JEN OSTIN

ĆAPTRZ: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31

ADVRTISMNT BÎ Ɖ OƮ̇RES,

ƉS litl wrc wz finiśt in ɖ yir 1803, n intndd fr imījt pubḷceśn. It wz dspozd v t a bcselr, it wz īvn advtîzd, n ẃ ɖ biznis pṛsidd no farɖr, ɖ oʈr hz nvr bn ebl t lrn. Ɖt eni bcselr śd ʈnc it wrʈẃl t prćs ẃt h dd nt ʈnc it wrʈẃl t publiś sīmz xtrordnri. Bt wɖ ɖs, nɖr ɖ oʈr nr ɖ public hv eni uɖr cnsrn ɖn az sm obzveśn z nesṣri upn ɖoz parts v ɖ wrc ẃć ʈrtīn yirz hv md cmpaṛtivli obṣlīt. Ɖ public r intritd t ber in mînd ɖt ʈrtīn yirz hv pást sins it wz finiśt, mni mor sins it wz bgun, n ɖt jrñ ɖt pirịd, plesz, manrz, bcs, n opińnz hv unḍgn cnsidṛbl ćenjz.

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ĆAPTR 1

Nwn hu hd evr sìn Caʈrin Morḷnd in hr inf̣nsi wd hv s’pozd hr born t b an herǒin. Hr sićueśn in lîf, ɖ caṛctr v hr faɖr n muɖr, hr ǒn prsn n disṗziśn, wr ol īqli agnst hr. Hr faɖr wz a clrjimn, wɖǎt biyñ nglectd, or pur, n a vri rspctbl man, ɖo hiz nem wz Rićd—n h hd nvr bn hansm. H hd a cnsidṛbl indpndns bsdz tū gd livñz—n h wz nt in ɖ līst adictd t locñ p hiz dōtrz. Hr muɖr wz a wmn v ysfl plen sns, wɖ a gd tmpr, n, ẃt z mor rmarcbl, wɖ a gd consttyśn. Ś hd ʈri sunz bfr Caʈrin wz born; n instd v dayñ in brññ ɖ latr intu ɖ wrld, az enbdi mt xpct, ś stl livd on—livd t hv six ćildṛn mor—t si ɖm growñ p arnd hr, n t injô xḷnt hlʈ hrslf. A faṃli v ten ćildṛn wl b olwz cōld a fîn faṃli, ẃr ɖr r hedz n armz n legz inuf fr ɖ numbr; bt ɖ Morḷndz hd litl uɖr rît t ɖ wrd, fr ɖe wr in jenṛl vri plen, n Caʈrin, fr mni yirz v hr lîf, az plen az eni. Ś hd a ʈin ōcẉd figr, a salo scin wɖǎt culr, darc lanc her, n stroñ fīćrz—so mć fr hr prsn; n nt les unpṛpiśs fr herǒizm sīmd hr mînd. Ś wz fond v ol bôz’ plez, n gretli prifŕd cricit nt mirli t dolz, bt t ɖ mor hrǒic injômnts v inf̣nsi, nrsñ a dormǎs, fīdñ a c’nẹribrd, or wōṭrñ a rǒz-bś. Indd ś hd no test fr a gardn; n f ś gaɖrd flǎrz at ol, it wz ćīfli fr ɖ pleźr v misćif—at līst so it wz cnjcćrd fṛm hr olwz prifŕñ ɖoz ẃć ś wz fbidn t tec. Sć wr hr pṛpnṣtiz—hr abiḷtiz wr qt az xtrordnri. Ś nvr cd lrn or unḍstand enʈñ bfr ś wz tòt; n smtmz nt īvn ɖen, fr ś wz ofn in’tntiv, n oceźṇli stypid. Hr muɖr wz ʈri munʈs in tīćñ hr onli t rpit ɖ “Begr’z Ptiśn”; n aftr ol, hr nxt sistr, Sali, cd se it betr ɖn ś dd. Nt ɖt Caʈrin wz olwz stypid—bî no mīnz; ś lrnt ɖ febl v “Ɖ Hér n Mni Frendz” az qcli az eni grl in Ñgḷnd. Hr muɖr wśt hr t lrn ḿzic; n Caʈrin wz śr ś śd lîc it, fr ś wz vri fond v tnclñ ɖ ciz v ɖ old f’lorn spinit; so, at et yirz old ś bgan. Ś lrnt a yir, n cd nt ber it; n Msz Morḷnd, hu dd nt insist on hr dōtrz biyñ acumpliśt in spît v inc̣paṣti or dstest, alaud hr t līv of. Ɖ de ẃć dsmist ɖ ḿzicmastr wz wn v ɖ hapiist v Caʈrin’z lîf. Hr test fr drw̃ wz nt s’pirịr; ɖo ẃnvr ś cd obten ɖ ǎtsd v a letr fṛm hr muɖr or sīz upn eni uɖr od pìs v pepr, ś dd ẃt ś cd in ɖt we, bî drw̃ hǎzz n triz, hnz n ćicinz, ol vri mć lîc wn anɖr. Raitñ n acǎnts ś wz tòt bî hr faɖr; Frenć bî hr muɖr: hr pṛfiśnsi in îɖr wz nt rmarcbl, n ś śrct hr lésnz in bʈ ẃnvr ś cd. Ẃt a strenj, un’cǎntbl caṛctr!—fr wɖ ol ɖz simtmz v profligsi at ten yirz old, ś hd nɖr a bad hart nr a bad tmpr, wz sldm stubn, scersli evr qoṛlsm, n vri cînd t ɖ litl wnz, wɖ fy inṭrupśnz v tiṛni; ś wz morovr nôzi n wîld, hetd cnfînmnt n clenlinis, n luvd nʈñ so wel in ɖ wrld az rolñ dǎn ɖ grīn slǒp at ɖ bac v ɖ hǎs.

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A Wicid Wmn │ Jac Lundn

JEZEBEL, 1896 │ Shaw, John Byam Liston (1872–1919) │ Russell-Cotes Art Gallery & Museum; Museum; http://www.artuk.org/artworks/jezebel-58688
JEZEBEL, 1896 │ Shaw, John Byam Liston (1872–1919) │ Russell-Cotes Art Gallery and Museum

Ōdio

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t wz bcz ś hd brocn wɖ Bili ɖt Lreta hd cm viẓtñ t Santa Clara. Bili cd nt unḍstand. Hiz sistr hd rportd ɖt h hd wōct ɖ flor n craid ol nît. Lreta hd nt slept ol nît îɖr, ẃl ś hd wept most v ɖ nît. Dezi ń ɖs, bcz it wz in hr armz ɖt ɖ wīpñ hd bn dn. N Dezi’z huzbnd, Captin Cít, ń, tù. Ɖ tirz v Lreta, n ɖ cumf̣tñ bî Dezi, hd lost him sm slīp.

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Đ TÎM̦ŚĪN │ H. J. WLZ

Ćaptrz: I, II, III, IV, V, VI, VII, VIII, IX, X, XI, XII n Epilog

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ĆAPTR I

Ɖ Tîmtravlr (fr so it wl b cnvińnt t spīc v him) wz xpǎndñ a recndît matr t s. Hiz gre îz śon n twncld, n hiz yźli pel fes wz fluśt n aṇmetd. Ɖ fîr brnd brîtli, n ɖ soft redịns v ɖ incandesnt lîts in ɖ liliz v silvr còt ɖ bublz ɖt flaśt n pást in ǎr glasz. Ǎr ćerz, biyñ hiz petnts, imbrest n c’rest s rɖr ɖn sbmitd t b sat upn, n ɖr wz ɖt l’gźurịs aftr-dinr atṃsfir ẃn ʈt romz gresf̣li fri v ɖ tramlz v prisiźn. N h pt it t s in ɖs we—marcñ ɖ pônts wɖ a līn fōrfngr—az w sat n leẓli admîrd hiz ŕṇstnis ovr ɖs ny paṛdox (az w ʈt it) n hiz fcŭndti.

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