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He married Beryl Garcia, one of the beauties of Costa Rica, and, having purloined a considerable sum of public money, he changed his name to Vandeleur and fled to England, where he established a school in the east of Yorkshire.
A. Conan Doyle
The Hound of the Baskervilles, Chapter 15. A Retrospection   Context
Fraser, the tutor, died however, and the school which had begun well sank from disrepute into infamy.
A. Conan Doyle
The Hound of the Baskervilles, Chapter 15. A Retrospection   Context
And that very evening the prisoners sketched a plan of education, to be entered upon the following day.
Alexandre Dumas
The Count of Monte Cristo, Chapter 17. The Abbe's Chamber   Context
The superior education of Dantes gave an air of such extreme probability to this statement that it never once occurred to Jacopo to doubt its accuracy.
Alexandre Dumas
The Count of Monte Cristo, Chapter 25. The Unknown   Context
There is madame overwhelming me with questions respecting the count; she insists upon it that I can tell her his birth, education, and parentage, where he came from, and whither he is going.
Alexandre Dumas
The Count of Monte Cristo, Chapter 53. Robert le Diable   Context
You sent him for his education to a college in one of the provinces, and now you wish him to complete his education in the Parisian world.
Alexandre Dumas
The Count of Monte Cristo, Chapter 55. Major Cavalcanti   Context
I have, therefore, received a very good education, and have been treated by these kidnappers very much as the slaves were treated in Asia Minor, whose masters made them grammarians, doctors, and philosophers, in order that they might fetch a higher price in the Roman market.
Alexandre Dumas
The Count of Monte Cristo, Chapter 56. Andrea Cavalcanti   Context
This Andrea was a wretch, a robber, an assassin, and yet his manners showed the effects of a sort of education, if not a complete one; he had been presented to the world with the appearance of an immense fortune, supported by an honorable name.
Alexandre Dumas
The Count of Monte Cristo, Chapter 99. The Law   Context
But still further, his education had been so little neglected, even with respect to scholastic studies, so rare at this time among gentlemen, that he smiled at the scraps of Latin which Aramis sported and which Porthos pretended to understand.
Alexandre Dumas
THE THREE MUSKETEERS, 27 THE WIFE OF ATHOS   Context
It was not difficult to conquer, as she had hitherto done, men prompt to let themselves be seduced, and whom the gallant education of a court led quickly into her net.
Alexandre Dumas
THE THREE MUSKETEERS, 56 CAPTIVITY: THE FIFTH DAY   Context
During that time she ran free in a mining camp and wandered through woods or mountains, so that her education has come from Nature rather than from the schoolmaster.
Arthur Conan Doyle
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes, X. THE ADVENTURE OF THE NOBLE BACHELOR   Context
He had dressed himself fully, before going off, in his usual school suit of black Eton jacket and dark gray trousers.
Arthur Conan Doyle
The Return of Sherlock Holmes, THE ADVENTURE OF THE PRIORY SCHOOL   Context
You see that it runs east and west past the school, and you see also that there is no side road for a mile either way.
Arthur Conan Doyle
The Return of Sherlock Holmes, THE ADVENTURE OF THE PRIORY SCHOOL   Context
After that there was no sign, but the path ran right on into Ragged Shaw, the wood which backed on to the school.
Arthur Conan Doyle
The Return of Sherlock Holmes, THE ADVENTURE OF THE PRIORY SCHOOL   Context
He hardly opened his lips during that weary trudge across the moor, nor would he enter the school when he reached it, but went on to Mackleton Station, whence he could send some telegrams.
Arthur Conan Doyle
The Return of Sherlock Holmes, THE ADVENTURE OF THE PRIORY SCHOOL   Context
Well, James opened the letter and inserted a note asking Arthur to meet him in a little wood called the Ragged Shaw, which is near to the school.
Arthur Conan Doyle
The Return of Sherlock Holmes, THE ADVENTURE OF THE PRIORY SCHOOL   Context
Now I am aware that he is not only one of the heads of the medical school of the university, but a thinker of European reputation in more than one branch of science.
Arthur Conan Doyle
The Return of Sherlock Holmes, THE ADVENTURE OF THE MISSING THREE-QUARTER   Context
I have known of still other cases in which the former slaves have assisted in the education of the descendants of their former owners.
Booker T. Washington
Up From Slavery: An Autobiography, Chapter I.   Context
These were the questions of a home, a living, the rearing of children, education, citizenship, and the establishment and support of churches.
Booker T. Washington
Up From Slavery: An Autobiography, Chapter I.   Context
I determined, when quite a small child, that, if I accomplished nothing else in life, I would in some way get enough education to enable me to read common books and newspapers.
Booker T. Washington
Up From Slavery: An Autobiography, Chapter II.   Context
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