Wlliam Gilmore Simms
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Novel (Romance) | Redfield | 1854
Transcription 76 MELLICFIAMPE.
influences, the latent capacity might never expand int9 energy
and consciousness. To bring out this capacity is the office of
education, and this art had never so far acted upon the half-
breed, as to show him how much there was of a good nature
dormant, and silent, and mingled up with the evil within him.
His education, in a leading respect, was yet to begin.