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1  His hands were symmetrically placed on the green silk quilt, the palms downward.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 1: CHAPTER XXIII
2  "Be quite easy," he continued playfully, as he adroitly took the gold coin in his palm.
War and Peace(V3) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 9: CHAPTER XVII
3  The wet nurse supported the coverlet with her chin, while the priest with a goose feather anointed the boy's little red and wrinkled soles and palms.
War and Peace(V2) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 4: CHAPTER IX
4  When Nicholas and his wife came to look for Pierre he was in the nursery holding his baby son, who was again awake, on his huge right palm and dandling him.
War and Peace(V6) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 16: CHAPTER XI
5  He took a potato, drew out his clasp knife, cut the potato into two equal halves on the palm of his hand, sprinkled some salt on it from the rag, and handed it to Pierre.
War and Peace(V4) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 12: CHAPTER XII
6  Into the right hand, which was lying palm downwards, a wax taper had been thrust between forefinger and thumb, and an old servant, bending over from behind the chair, held it in position.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 1: CHAPTER XXIII
7  She drew the countess' large hand to her, kissed it on the back and then on the palm, then again turned it over and began kissing first one knuckle, then the space between the knuckles, then the next knuckle, whispering, "January, February, March, April, May."
War and Peace(V2) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 6: CHAPTER XIII
8  One, having taken off his shako, carefully loosened the gathers of its lining and drew them tight again; another, rubbing some dry clay between his palms, polished his bayonet; another fingered the strap and pulled the buckle of his bandolier, while another smoothed and refolded his leg bands and put his boots on again.
War and Peace(V4) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 10: CHAPTER XXXVI
9  These historians resemble a botanist who, having noticed that some plants grow from seeds producing two cotyledons, should insist that all that grows does so by sprouting into two leaves, and that the palm, the mushroom, and even the oak, which blossom into full growth and no longer resemble two leaves, are deviations from the theory.
War and Peace(V6) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 17: CHAPTER IV