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1  From hunger, cold, isolation, destitution.
Les Misérables (V1) By Victor Hugo
ContextHighlight   In BOOK 5: CHAPTER XI—CHRISTUS NOS LIBERAVIT
2  Hence the isolation of Monseigneur Bienvenu.
Les Misérables (V1) By Victor Hugo
ContextHighlight   In BOOK 1: CHAPTER XII—THE SOLITUDE OF MONSEIGNEUR WELCOME
3  This well is isolated in the middle of the courtyard.
Les Misérables (V2) By Victor Hugo
ContextHighlight   In BOOK 1: CHAPTER II—HOUGOMONT
4  And I accept this isolation of hatred, without hating any one myself.
Les Misérables (V1) By Victor Hugo
ContextHighlight   In BOOK 1: CHAPTER X—THE BISHOP IN THE PRESENCE OF AN UNKNOWN LIGHT
5  And, withal, a life of privation, isolation, abnegation, chastity, with never a diversion.
Les Misérables (V1) By Victor Hugo
ContextHighlight   In BOOK 5: CHAPTER V—VAGUE FLASHES ON THE HORIZON
6  We shall see further on that this man had, in fact, hired a chamber in that isolated quarter.
Les Misérables (V2) By Victor Hugo
ContextHighlight   In BOOK 3: CHAPTER VI—WHICH POSSIBLY PROVES BOULATRUELLE'S ...
7  It was the most retired chamber in the most isolated house on the most deserted boulevard in Paris.
Les Misérables (V3) By Victor Hugo
ContextHighlight   In BOOK 8: CHAPTER XVII—THE USE MADE OF MARIUS' FIVE-FRANC PIECE
8  lived far from the Court; "a very mixed society," as she said, in a noble isolation, proud and poor.
Les Misérables (V3) By Victor Hugo
ContextHighlight   In BOOK 3: CHAPTER I—AN ANCIENT SALON
9  I have an isolated hovel yonder, behind the ruins of the old convent, in a corner which no one ever looks into.
Les Misérables (V2) By Victor Hugo
ContextHighlight   In BOOK 5: CHAPTER IX—THE MAN WITH THE BELL
10  Each regiment, isolated from the rest, and having no bond with the army, now shattered in every part, died alone.
Les Misérables (V2) By Victor Hugo
ContextHighlight   In BOOK 1: CHAPTER XIV—THE LAST SQUARE
11  That slumber in that isolation, and with a neighbor like himself, had about it something sublime, of which he was vaguely but imperiously conscious.
Les Misérables (V1) By Victor Hugo
ContextHighlight   In BOOK 2: CHAPTER XI—WHAT HE DOES
12  It was during one of his strolls that he had hit upon the Gorbeau house, and, tempted by its isolation and its cheapness, had taken up his abode there.
Les Misérables (V3) By Victor Hugo
ContextHighlight   In BOOK 5: CHAPTER V—POVERTY A GOOD NEIGHBOR FOR MISERY
13  They had eaten some bread and cheese purchased in isolated taverns, behind hedges; they had changed carriages frequently; they had travelled short distances on foot.
Les Misérables (V2) By Victor Hugo
ContextHighlight   In BOOK 3: CHAPTER XI—NUMBER 9,430 REAPPEARS, AND COSETTE WINS IT IN ...
14  Life, misfortune, isolation, abandonment, poverty, are the fields of battle which have their heroes; obscure heroes, who are, sometimes, grander than the heroes who win renown.
Les Misérables (V3) By Victor Hugo
ContextHighlight   In BOOK 5: CHAPTER I—MARIUS INDIGENT
15  He was in accord neither with his grandfather nor with his friends; daring in the eyes of the one, he was behind the times in the eyes of the others, and he recognized the fact that he was doubly isolated, on the side of age and on the side of youth.
Les Misérables (V3) By Victor Hugo
ContextHighlight   In BOOK 4: CHAPTER VI—RES ANGUSTA
16  Surely, although a divine and invisible chain unknown to themselves, binds together all these subterranean pioneers who, almost always, think themselves isolated, and who are not so, their works vary greatly, and the light of some contrasts with the blaze of others.
Les Misérables (V3) By Victor Hugo
ContextHighlight   In BOOK 7: CHAPTER I—MINES AND MINERS
17  These dreamers, some isolated, others united in families and almost in communion, turned over social questions in a pacific but profound manner; impassive miners, who tranquilly pushed their galleries into the depths of a volcano, hardly disturbed by the dull commotion and the furnaces of which they caught glimpses.
Les Misérables (V4) By Victor Hugo
ContextHighlight   In BOOK 1: CHAPTER IV—CRACKS BENEATH THE FOUNDATION
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