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- My taleb, a shrewd man, said to me, " Don't you see, I told you this Algerian was an impostor?" - "Travels in the Great Desert of Sahara, in the Years of 1845 and 1846", James Richardson.
- " Certainly," said the impostor, " I can soon get rid of them, however near they may be. - "Fairy Tales of the Slav Peasants and Herdsmen", Alexander Chodsko.
- Ninety- eight, the majority of these being disinterested persons, declared that they believed the claimant to be an impostor. - "Stories Of Georgia 1896", Joel Chandler Harris.