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1  I couldn't undertake to say that, of my own knowledge.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In Chapter XLV
2  Now, Herbert," said I, "with reference to gaining some knowledge of his history.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In Chapter XLI
3  "There is a certain tutor, of whom I have some knowledge, who I think might suit the purpose," said Mr. Jaggers.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In Chapter XVIII
4  In his heat and triumph, and in his knowledge that I had been nearly fainting, he did not remark on my reception of all this.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In Chapter XXXIX
5  Because," said I, "I began the service myself, more than two years ago, without his knowledge, and I don't want to be betrayed.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In Chapter XLIV
6  I saw in this the reason for my being staved off so long and the reason for my late guardian's declining to commit himself to the formal knowledge of such a scheme.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In Chapter XXXVIII
7  Startop, younger in years and appearance, was reading and holding his head, as if he thought himself in danger of exploding it with too strong a charge of knowledge.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In Chapter XXIII
8  My dread always was, that this knowledge on her part laid me under a heavy disadvantage with her pride, and made me the subject of a rebellious struggle in her bosom.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In Chapter XXXVIII
9  When I got up, on the surgeon's coming to her with other aid, I was astonished to see that both my hands were burnt; for, I had no knowledge of it through the sense of feeling.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In Chapter XLIX
10  I begged Wemmick, in conclusion, to understand that my help must always be rendered without Herbert's knowledge or suspicion, and that there was no one else in the world with whom I could advise.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In Chapter XXXVII
11  Be that as it may, he had directed Mrs. Pocket to be brought up from her cradle as one who in the nature of things must marry a title, and who was to be guarded from the acquisition of plebeian domestic knowledge.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In Chapter XXIII
12  It seemed quite to put him into spirits to find that this particular post was not exceptionally held by the right sort of man, and he listened in a satisfied manner while I told him what knowledge I had of Orlick.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In Chapter XXX
13  The book itself had the appearance of having been stolen from some court of justice, and perhaps his knowledge of its antecedents, combined with his own experience in that wise, gave him a reliance on its powers as a sort of legal spell or charm.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In Chapter XL
14  Every hour so increased my abhorrence of him, that I even think I might have yielded to this impulse in the first agonies of being so haunted, notwithstanding all he had done for me and the risk he ran, but for the knowledge that Herbert must soon come back.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In Chapter XL
15  There had been some light snow, overnight, and it lay nowhere else to my knowledge; but, it had not quite melted from the cold shadow of this bit of garden, and the wind caught it up in little eddies and threw it at the window, as if it pelted me for coming there.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In Chapter XI
16  There being to my knowledge a respectable lodging-house in Essex Street, the back of which looked into the Temple, and was almost within hail of my windows, I first of all repaired to that house, and was so fortunate as to secure the second floor for my uncle, Mr. Provis.
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Get Context   In Chapter XL
17  It came to my knowledge, through what passed between Mrs. Pocket and Drummle while I was attentive to my knife and fork, spoon, glasses, and other instruments of self-destruction, that Drummle, whose Christian name was Bentley, was actually the next heir but one to a baronetcy.
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Get Context   In Chapter XXIII
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