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1  That winter the Karagins' house was the most agreeable and hospitable in Moscow.
War and Peace(V3) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 8: CHAPTER V
2  At the beginning of winter Prince Nicholas Bolkonski and his daughter moved to Moscow.
War and Peace(V3) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 8: CHAPTER II
3  Facing him lay a field of winter rye, there his own huntsman stood alone in a hollow behind a hazel bush.
War and Peace(V3) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 7: CHAPTER VI
4  At the very moment when she would have seized her prey, the hare moved and darted along the balk between the winter rye and the stubble.
War and Peace(V3) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 7: CHAPTER VI
5  Moreover, Prince Andrew was expected in Moscow, where old Prince Bolkonski was spending the winter, and Natasha felt sure he had already arrived.
War and Peace(V3) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 7: CHAPTER XIII
6  The wooded ravines and the copses, which at the end of August had still been green islands amid black fields and stubble, had become golden and bright-red islands amid the green winter rye.
War and Peace(V3) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 7: CHAPTER III
7  The verdure had thickened and its bright green stood out sharply against the brownish strips of winter rye trodden down by the cattle, and against the pale-yellow stubble of the spring buckwheat.
War and Peace(V3) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 7: CHAPTER III
8  The autumn in Otradnoe with the hunting, and the winter with the Christmas holidays and Sonya's love, had opened out to him a vista of tranquil rural joys and peace such as he had never known before, and which now allured him.
War and Peace(V3) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 9: CHAPTER XII
9  The Rostovs' Moscow house had not been heated that winter and, as they had come only for a short time and the countess was not with them, the count decided to stay with Marya Dmitrievna Akhrosimova, who had long been pressing her hospitality on them.
War and Peace(V3) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 8: CHAPTER VI
10  The old count, knowing his son's ardor in the hunt, hurried so as not to be late, and the huntsmen had not yet reached their places when Count Ilya Rostov, cheerful, flushed, and with quivering cheeks, drove up with his black horses over the winter rye to the place reserved for him, where a wolf might come out.
War and Peace(V3) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 7: CHAPTER IV
11  They called him in to decide family disputes, chose him as executor, confided secrets to him, elected him to be a justice and to other posts; but he always persistently refused public appointments, passing the autumn and spring in the fields on his bay gelding, sitting at home in winter, and lying in his overgrown garden in summer.
War and Peace(V3) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 7: CHAPTER VII
12  The hounds of that ardent young sportsman Rostov had not merely reached hard winter condition, but were so jaded that at a meeting of the huntsmen it was decided to give them a three days' rest and then, on the sixteenth of September, to go on a distant expedition, starting from the oak grove where there was an undisturbed litter of wolf cubs.
War and Peace(V3) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 7: CHAPTER III
13  Christmas came and except for the ceremonial Mass, the solemn and wearisome Christmas congratulations from neighbors and servants, and the new dresses everyone put on, there were no special festivities, though the calm frost of twenty degrees Reaumur, the dazzling sunshine by day, and the starlight of the winter nights seemed to call for some special celebration of the season.
War and Peace(V3) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 7: CHAPTER IX