I wrote a little program this evening that takes a text and works out the longest line in it..
I fed it (1) the dictionary (2) Heart of Darkness (3) Alice in Wonderland
Here are the results:
(2) the _Golden Hind_ returning with her rotund flanks full of treasure, to be
(3) `Why,’ said the Gryphon, `you first form into a line along the sea-shore–‘