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  • The latter, Laurentius Saga Biskups, by his disciple, priest Einar Haflidason, is a charming biography of a good and pious man, whose chequered career in Norway and Iceland is picturesquely told (1324-1331).
  • After a chequered existence, internal dissensions caused the dissolution of the Arcadia in 1774.
  • His career was a chequered one, like that of so many other self-made American men.
  • The new invader, though with a somewhat chequered course, extended his conquests till in A.D.
  • Comparatively cheerful beside these two is the remaining subject of the student saint reading in his chamber, with his dog and domestic lion resting near him, and a marvellous play of varied surface and chequered light on the floor and ceiling of his apartment and on all the objects which it contains.
 

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