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GUY MANNERING.

FROM The PRESS OF P. DiDoT, SENIOR, PRINTER TO HIS MAJESTY.

OR,

THE ASTROLOGER.

* BY THE AUTHOR OF a WAVERLEY.”

'Tis said that words and signs have power

O'er sprites in planetary hour;
But scarce I praise their venturous part,

Who tamper with such dangerous art.
- Lay of the Last Minstrel.

IN THREE VOLUMES.
VOL. III.

PARIS:

PUBLISHED BY P. DiDoT, SENIOR, RUE DU PoNT-DE-Lodi,
AND A.AND W. GALIGNANI, 18, RUE VI ViennE.

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GUY MANNERING;

oft,

THE ASTROLOGER.

CHAPTER I.

Can no rest find me, no private place secure me, But still my miseries like blood-hounds haunt me? . Unfortunate young man, which way now guides thee, Guides thee from death? The country's laid around for thee— Women Pleased.

OUR narrative now recalls us for a moment to

the period when young Hazlewood received his wound. That accident had no sooner happened,

than the consequences to Miss Mannering and to

himself rushed upon Brown's mind. From the

manner in which the muzzle of the piece was

pointed when it went off, he had no great fear that the consequences would be fatal. But an arrest in a strange country, and while he was unprovided with any means of establishing his rank and character, was at least to be avoided. VOL. III. I

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