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Varney the Vampire Or the Feast of Blood - Thomas Preskett Prest

 

He's channeling Yoda.  LOL

 

pg 13:  

 

...of carved walnut-wood is it made,...

 

...nodding feathers are at its corners - covered with dust are they...

 

His descriptions though, lovely are they.  :  )

Without being overblown and repetitive.  So far.