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4-089 (Original)

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Speaker:
author,male,Maxwell, Hugh,27 addressee,family
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Letter
Word Count :
106
Plaint Text :
ns1:register
Private Written
ns1:texttype
Private Correspondence
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http://dbpedia.org/resource/Victoria
Created:
1885
Identifier
4-089
Source
O'Farrell, 1984
pages
142
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Extent:
730
Identifier
4-089.txt
Title
4-089#Original
Type
Original

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<source><g=m><o=i><age=27><status=3><abode=02><p=vic><r=prw><tt=pc><4-089>
 [...] For my own experience I like the country full as well as I expected to - indeed quite a different thing to the time I was in England. Although the Irish are always hard spoken of everywhere, I find that an Irishman takes as well with the people generally as any other countryman. One great thing is never try to hide it; I never do. Everybody is friendly with the new chums as we are called when we come out first. It is a bit different to England where everybody is English. Here you meet people from every part, of course more English than anything else [...] 
<\4-089><\g=m><\o=i><\age=27><\status=3><\abode=02><\p=vic><\r=prw><\tt=pc>

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