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In the morning we had seen the mountains at a distance, towards which we
gradually advanced. We perceived that the valley through which we wound, and
which was formed by the river Arve, whose course we followed, closed in upon
us by ...
Ruined castles hanging on theprecipices of piny mountains; the impetuous Arve,
and cottages every here and there peeping forth from among the trees, formed a
scene of singular beauty. But it was augmented and rendered sublime by the ...
V. mountain. It is a scene terrifically desolate. In a thousand spots the traces of
the winter avelanche may be perceived, where trees lie broken and strewed on
the ground; some entirely destroyed, others bent, leaning upon the jutting rocks
A mist covered both that and the surrounding mountains. Presently a breeze
dissipated the cloud, and I descended upon the glacier. The surface is very
uneven, rising like the waves of a troubled sea, descending low, and
interspersed by rifts ...
You, my creator, abhor me; what hope can I gather from your fellow-creatures,
who owe me nothing? they spurn and hate me. The desert mountains and dreary
glaciers are my refuge. I have wandered here many days; the caves of ice, which
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My favorite book of all time.User Review - TheRavensLenore - Borders
I am in love with the "monster" portrayed in this book. From his point of view, it's when the coldness of the world changes us for the worse. To think that she wrote this novel at such a young age, it is profound. Read full review
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Oh, This is a beautiful book. How its words flow just right with the story, is just Magnificiant. The story is captivating, not to mention wonderfully depressing.(^^) I really do have high respects ... Read full review