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When Friday asks Robinson "Why God no kill the devil", why can't Robinson find a proper answer?

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Why did literary critic Harold Bloom say something that didn't correspond to reality regarding Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone?

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Were Mr. Darcy and Mr. Bennet formally equal in rank?

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Did Poirot fabricate a fingerprint in "The ABC Murders"?

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In Homer's Odyssey, how can the one-eyed Cyclops have multiple brows?

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Meaning of "My owners'll have to rank with the rest on their charter-party"?

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Does the phrase "Jack of all trades, often times better than a master of one" come from Shakespeare?

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What passage of the Book of Malachi does Milton refer to in chapter VI, book I of "The Doctrine & Discipline of Divorce"?

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In search of: The Lexicon of Exekias/Ezekias

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What is going on with Edmée's marriage settlement?

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Significance of "further up and further in"?

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What can be meant by "an image of earth and fleam" in chapter V of Milton's "The Doctrine & Discipline of Divorce"?

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Is there a term for the short summary at the beginning of a chapter in a novel (or in the table of contents), sometimes facetious?