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1  The scent of flowers came in at the window.
War and Peace(V4) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 11: CHAPTER VI
2  A bee settling on a flower has stung a child.
War and Peace(V6) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 16: CHAPTER IV
3  At this Natasha dashed swiftly among the flower tubs and hid there.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 1: CHAPTER XIII
4  after being wounded and the flower of eternal, unfettered love had.
War and Peace(V4) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 12: CHAPTER XVI
5  He had a long, greasy, flowered silk waistcoat next to his sallow, thin bare body, but no shirt.
War and Peace(V5) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 13: CHAPTER XI
6  A poet admires the bee sucking from the chalice of a flower and says it exists to suck the fragrance of flowers.
War and Peace(V6) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 16: CHAPTER IV
7  A poet admires the bee sucking from the chalice of a flower and says it exists to suck the fragrance of flowers.
War and Peace(V6) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 16: CHAPTER IV
8  Under the oak, too, were flowers and grass, but it stood among them scowling, rigid, misshapen, and grim as ever.
War and Peace(V2) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 6: CHAPTER I
9  His words and actions flowed from him as evenly, inevitably, and spontaneously as fragrance exhales from a flower.
War and Peace(V4) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 12: CHAPTER XIII
10  A beekeeper, seeing the bee collect pollen from flowers and carry it to the hive, says that it exists to gather honey.
War and Peace(V6) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 16: CHAPTER IV
11  It really seemed that Sonya did not feel her position trying, and had grown quite reconciled to her lot as a sterile flower.
War and Peace(V6) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 16: CHAPTER VIII
12  In this room it was almost dark; only two tiny lamps were burning before the icons and there was a pleasant scent of flowers and burnt pastilles.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 1: CHAPTER XXI
13  A botanist notices that the bee flying with the pollen of a male flower to a pistil fertilizes the latter, and sees in this the purpose of the bee's existence.
War and Peace(V6) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 16: CHAPTER IV
14  The birches with their sticky green leaves were motionless, and lilac-colored flowers and the first blades of green grass were pushing up and lifting last year's leaves.
War and Peace(V2) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 6: CHAPTER I
15  Vera was a handsome girl of twenty; Sonya a girl of sixteen with all the charm of an opening flower; Natasha, half grown up and half child, was now childishly amusing, now girlishly enchanting.
War and Peace(V2) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 4: CHAPTER X
16  Though Mademoiselle Bourienne had been so unsuccessful in her choice of a subject, she did not stop talking, but chattered about the conservatories and the beauty of a flower that had just opened, and after the soup the prince became more genial.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 3: CHAPTER III
17  She understood all that awaited her only when, after stepping over the red baize at the entrance, she entered the hall, took off her fur cloak, and, beside Sonya and in front of her mother, mounted the brightly illuminated stairs between the flowers.
War and Peace(V2) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 6: CHAPTER XV
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