had cautiously brought out an edition of fifteen hundred copies, but the first reviews had started a second edition of twice the size through the presses; and ere this was delivered a third edition of five thousand had been ordered.
Over forty thousand copies have already been sold in the United States and Canada, and a new edition of twenty thousand is on the presses.
The audacity and unconventionality of the storiettes was a shock to bourgeois morality and prejudice; but when Paris went mad over the immediate translation that was made, the American and English reading public followed suit and bought so many copies that Martin compelled the conservative house of Singletree, Darnley & Co.
They had brought out a first edition of fifteen hundred copies and been dubious of selling it.
Troy made two copies
of it before he returned the paper.
A broken slate that had blown off the roof, an inch or two of pencil, an old almanac for a reader, several bits of brown or yellow paper ironed smoothly and sewn together for a copy-book, and the copies
sundry receipts written in Aunt Plenty's neat hand.
He carried it in hot haste to an autograph-printing house, where he obtained two pressed copies
of the memorandum, showing, of course, Rabourdin's own writing.
I hope that the list of available inexpensive editions of the chief authors may suggest a practical method of providing the material, especially for colleges which can provide enough copies
for class use.
Such modifications of Hume's principle, however, do not affect the problem which I wish to present for your consideration, namely: Why do we believe that images are, sometimes or always, approximately or exactly, copies of sensations?
We may take it that memory-images, when they occur in true memory, are (a) known to be copies, (b) sometimes known to be imperfect copies (cf.
We may say, then, that images are regarded by us as more or less accurate copies of past occurrences because they come to us with two sorts of feelings: (1) Those that may be called feelings of familiarity; (2) those that may be collected together as feelings giving a sense of pastness.
Being commanded by her elder sister to get "the Dictionary" from the cupboard, Miss Jemima had extracted two copies
of the book from the receptacle in question.