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1  All the best plays were run over in vain.
Mansfield Park By Jane Austen
Get Context   In CHAPTER XIV
2  We do not look in great cities for our best morality.
Mansfield Park By Jane Austen
Get Context   In CHAPTER IX
3  She had felt an early presentiment that she should like the eldest best.
Mansfield Park By Jane Austen
Get Context   In CHAPTER V
4  I would have everything done in the best style, and made as nice as possible.
Mansfield Park By Jane Austen
Get Context   In CHAPTER VI
5  I find it better, grander, more complete in its style, though that style may not be the best.
Mansfield Park By Jane Austen
Get Context   In CHAPTER X
6  Each sister looked anxious; for each felt the best claim to Agatha, and was hoping to have it pressed on her by the rest.
Mansfield Park By Jane Austen
Get Context   In CHAPTER XIV
7  "It is undoubtedly the best thing we can do now, as we are so far from the house already," said Mr. Crawford, when he was gone.
Mansfield Park By Jane Austen
Get Context   In CHAPTER X
8  She did not like him as a man, but she must admit him to be the best actor, and on this point there were not many who differed from her.
Mansfield Park By Jane Austen
Get Context   In CHAPTER XVIII
9  He joined her within five minutes after Julia's exit; and though she made the best of the story, he was evidently mortified and displeased in no common degree.
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Get Context   In CHAPTER X
10  Sir Henry thought the duke not equal to Frederick, but that was because Sir Henry wanted the part himself; whereas it was certainly in the best hands of the two.
Mansfield Park By Jane Austen
Get Context   In CHAPTER XIII
11  As far as she could judge, Mr. Crawford was considerably the best actor of all: he had more confidence than Edmund, more judgment than Tom, more talent and taste than Mr. Yates.
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Get Context   In CHAPTER XVIII
12  The place became less strange, and the people less formidable; and if there were some amongst them whom she could not cease to fear, she began at least to know their ways, and to catch the best manner of conforming to them.
Mansfield Park By Jane Austen
Get Context   In CHAPTER II
13  Mrs. Rushworth acknowledged herself very desirous that her son should marry, and declared that of all the young ladies she had ever seen, Miss Bertram seemed, by her amiable qualities and accomplishments, the best adapted to make him happy.
Mansfield Park By Jane Austen
Get Context   In CHAPTER IV
14  It was the very thing of all others to be wished, it was the best, it was the only way of proceeding with any advantage, in Henry Crawford's opinion; and he directly saw a knoll not half a mile off, which would give them exactly the requisite command of the house.
Mansfield Park By Jane Austen
Get Context   In CHAPTER X
15  I shall be most happy to play to you both," said Miss Crawford; "at least as long as you can like to listen: probably much longer, for I dearly love music myself, and where the natural taste is equal the player must always be best off, for she is gratified in more ways than one.
Mansfield Park By Jane Austen
Get Context   In CHAPTER VI
16  Which is, perhaps, more in favour of his liking Julia best, than you, Fanny, may be aware; for I believe it often happens that a man, before he has quite made up his own mind, will distinguish the sister or intimate friend of the woman he is really thinking of more than the woman herself.
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Get Context   In CHAPTER XII
17  It will be much the best place for her, so near Miss Lee, and not far from the girls, and close by the housemaids, who could either of them help to dress her, you know, and take care of her clothes, for I suppose you would not think it fair to expect Ellis to wait on her as well as the others.
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Get Context   In CHAPTER I
18  There were, in fact, so many things to be attended to, so many people to be pleased, so many best characters required, and, above all, such a need that the play should be at once both tragedy and comedy, that there did seem as little chance of a decision as anything pursued by youth and zeal could hold out.
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Get Context   In CHAPTER XIV
19  Her own thoughts and reflections were habitually her best companions; and, in observing the appearance of the country, the bearings of the roads, the difference of soil, the state of the harvest, the cottages, the cattle, the children, she found entertainment that could only have been heightened by having Edmund to speak to of what she felt.
Mansfield Park By Jane Austen
Get Context   In CHAPTER VIII
20  He had the best right to be the talker; and the delight of his sensations in being again in his own house, in the centre of his family, after such a separation, made him communicative and chatty in a very unusual degree; and he was ready to give every information as to his voyage, and answer every question of his two sons almost before it was put.
Mansfield Park By Jane Austen
Get Context   In CHAPTER XIX