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In "The Outcasts of Poker Flat" by Bret Harte, it says:

...on the morning of the twenty-third of November, ...

The Spanish translation ("Los Desterrados de Poker Flat") has it thus:

...en la mañana del dia 22 de noviembre...

Is this right? Is the 23rd considered the 22nd among Spanish speakers, or is this a mis-translation/typo?

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I guess it has to be a typo. The 22nd was Friday, both in English and Spanish; and that would not match well with feeling "a Sabbath lull in the air" that morning.

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