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I and My Chimney

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In those houses which are strictly double houses--that is, where the hall is in the middle--the fireplaces usually are on opposite sides; so that while one member of the household is warming himself at a fire built into a recess of the north wall, say another member, the former's own brother, perhaps, may be holding his feet to the blaze before a hearth in the south wall--the two thus fairly sitting back to back. Is this well? Be it put to any man who has a proper fraternal feeling. Has it not a sort of sulky appearance? But very probably this style of chimney building originated with some architect afflicted with a quarrelsome family.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781419125140
Publisher:
Kessinger Publishing
Subject:
Classics
Author:
Melville, Herman
Publication Date:
June 2004
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Pages:
48
Dimensions:
9.25x7.50x.10 in. .22 lbs.

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Religion » Comparative Religion » General

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