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  • Fabled Lands is the name of a series of fantasy gamebooks written by established gamebook authors Dave Morris and Jamie Thomson and published by Pan Books, a division of Macmillan in the mid 90s. Cover art was by Kevin Jenkins with Russ Nicholson providing maps and illustrations. — “Fabled Lands - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”, en.wikipedia.org
  • The Fabled City is the second studio album by The Nightwatchman, the alter ego of Tom Morello. Media reception to The Fabled City was generally favorable; aggregating website. — “The Fabled City - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”, en.wikipedia.org
  • For the Apple Macintosh computer model, see eMac. For EMACs in chemistry, see Extended GNU Emacs 23.1.1, the first release to feature antialiased fonts on X. — “Emacs - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”, en.wikipedia.org

Quotations

  • At Rome my life was past Beneath the mild Augustus, in the time Of fabled deities and false. — “The Divine Comedy” by Dante Alighieri
  • For, indeed, When I had vainly searched my memory, And so with stern severity denied The fabled story of our secret loves, Her brows, that met before in graceful curves, Like the arched weapon of the god of love, Seemed by her frown dissevered; while the fire Of sudden anger kindled in her eyes. — “Ramayana” by Valmiki
  • Therefore we had employed three hours that very morning, whilst we were totally becalmed, the wind having dropped at sunrise, in transferring most of our goods and chattels to the whale-boat, and placing the guns, ammunition, and preserved provisions in the water-tight lockers specially prepared for them, so that when we did sight the fabled rock we should have nothing to do but step into the boat, and run her ashore. — “She: A History of Adventure” by H Rider Haggard
  • But how describe the fantastic grace of these forms in their undulating movements! They appeared engaged in some sport or amusement; now forming into opposite squadrons; now scattering; now each group threading the other, soaring, descending, interweaving, severing; all in measured time to the music below, as if in the dance of the fabled Peri. — “The Coming Race” by EGEL Bulwer-Lytton
  • They ought to be an exceedingly happy people, for they have no extremes of good or ill fortune; never marrying, but living in a state much like that fabled by the poets as the primitive condition of mankind. — “Erewhon” by Samuel Butler
  • When Buck earned sixteen hundred dollars in five minutes for John Thornton, he made it possible for his master to pay off certain debts and to journey with his partners into the East after a fabled lost mine, the history of which was as old as the history of the country. — “The Call of the Wild” by Jack London

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