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1  The church spire is reckoned remarkably handsome.
Mansfield Park By Jane Austen
Get Context   In CHAPTER VIII
2  I don't say she would be so handsome as her cousins.
Mansfield Park By Jane Austen
Get Context   In CHAPTER I
3  It is a handsome chapel, and was formerly in constant use both morning and evening.
Mansfield Park By Jane Austen
Get Context   In CHAPTER IX
4  No, it is not handsomer, not at all handsomer in its way, and, for my purpose, not half so fit.
Mansfield Park By Jane Austen
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXVII
5  Her brother was not handsome: no, when they first saw him he was absolutely plain, black and plain; but still he was the gentleman, with a pleasing address.
Mansfield Park By Jane Austen
Get Context   In CHAPTER V
6  That would not be a very handsome reason for using Mr. Crawford's," said Maria; "but the truth is, that Wilcox is a stupid old fellow, and does not know how to drive.
Mansfield Park By Jane Austen
Get Context   In CHAPTER VIII
7  Tom was the only one at all ready with an answer, but he being entirely without particular regard for either, without jealousy either in love or acting, could speak very handsomely of both.
Mansfield Park By Jane Austen
Get Context   In CHAPTER XIX
8  They were too handsome themselves to dislike any woman for being so too, and were almost as much charmed as their brothers with her lively dark eye, clear brown complexion, and general prettiness.
Mansfield Park By Jane Austen
Get Context   In CHAPTER V
9  Mary Crawford was remarkably pretty; Henry, though not handsome, had air and countenance; the manners of both were lively and pleasant, and Mrs. Grant immediately gave them credit for everything else.
Mansfield Park By Jane Austen
Get Context   In CHAPTER IV
10  She had two sisters to be benefited by her elevation; and such of their acquaintance as thought Miss Ward and Miss Frances quite as handsome as Miss Maria, did not scruple to predict their marrying with almost equal advantage.
Mansfield Park By Jane Austen
Get Context   In CHAPTER I
11  She could not enter into the wrongs of an economist, but she felt all the injuries of beauty in Mrs. Grant's being so well settled in life without being handsome, and expressed her astonishment on that point almost as often, though not so diffusely, as Mrs. Norris discussed the other.
Mansfield Park By Jane Austen
Get Context   In CHAPTER III
12  The whole party rose accordingly, and under Mrs. Rushworth's guidance were shewn through a number of rooms, all lofty, and many large, and amply furnished in the taste of fifty years back, with shining floors, solid mahogany, rich damask, marble, gilding, and carving, each handsome in its way.
Mansfield Park By Jane Austen
Get Context   In CHAPTER IX
13  The sisters, handsome, clever, and encouraging, were an amusement to his sated mind; and finding nothing in Norfolk to equal the social pleasures of Mansfield, he gladly returned to it at the time appointed, and was welcomed thither quite as gladly by those whom he came to trifle with further.
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Get Context   In CHAPTER XII
14  About thirty years ago Miss Maria Ward, of Huntingdon, with only seven thousand pounds, had the good luck to captivate Sir Thomas Bertram, of Mansfield Park, in the county of Northampton, and to be thereby raised to the rank of a baronet's lady, with all the comforts and consequences of an handsome house and large income.
Mansfield Park By Jane Austen
Get Context   In CHAPTER I
15  They were a remarkably fine family, the sons very well-looking, the daughters decidedly handsome, and all of them well-grown and forward of their age, which produced as striking a difference between the cousins in person, as education had given to their address; and no one would have supposed the girls so nearly of an age as they really were.
Mansfield Park By Jane Austen
Get Context   In CHAPTER II
16  It often grieved her to the heart to think of the contrast between them; to think that where nature had made so little difference, circumstances should have made so much, and that her mother, as handsome as Lady Bertram, and some years her junior, should have an appearance so much more worn and faded, so comfortless, so slatternly, so shabby.
Mansfield Park By Jane Austen
Get Context   In CHAPTER XLII
17  Here is a young man of sense, of character, of temper, of manners, and of fortune, exceedingly attached to you, and seeking your hand in the most handsome and disinterested way; and let me tell you, Fanny, that you may live eighteen years longer in the world without being addressed by a man of half Mr. Crawford's estate, or a tenth part of his merits.
Mansfield Park By Jane Austen
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXXII