Ten Nights in a Bar Room by T.S. Arthur

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ChuckW
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Post by ChuckW » March 25th, 2018, 7:22 pm

One of the most popular novels of the 19th century, second only to Uncle Tom's Cabin. A central text of the temperance movement. And more importantly, the book where a character barks out, "No; and if he'll just keep away from here, he may go to—on a hard-trotting horse and a porcupine saddle as fast as he pleases."

http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/4744
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ten_Nights_in_a_Bar-Room_and_What_I_Saw_There
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