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1  The rustle of a woman's dress was heard in the next room.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 1: CHAPTER VII
2  For not dilly-dallying and not hanging to a woman's apron strings.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 1: CHAPTER XXVIII
3  well, you know what poor resources I have for entertaining a woman used to the best society.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 1: CHAPTER XXVIII
4  I am a woman, and you think we are all stupid; but I know this: an illegitimate son cannot inherit.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 1: CHAPTER XXI
5  Princess Kuragina, a portly imposing woman who had once been handsome, was sitting at the head of the table.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 3: CHAPTER II
6  A soldier was driving, and a woman enveloped in shawls sat behind the apron under the leather hood of the vehicle.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 2: CHAPTER XIII
7  A tall, stout, and proud-looking woman, with a round-faced smiling daughter, entered the drawing room, their dresses rustling.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 1: CHAPTER X
8  A woman with an unweaned baby, an old woman, and a healthy German girl with bright red cheeks were sitting on some feather beds.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
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9  Everyone brightened at the sight of this pretty young woman, so soon to become a mother, so full of life and health, and carrying her burden so lightly.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
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10  Prince Andrew rode up and was just putting his question to a soldier when his attention was diverted by the desperate shrieks of the woman in the vehicle.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
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11  Anna Mikhaylovna, practical woman that she was, had even managed by favor with army authorities to secure advantageous means of communication for herself and her son.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
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12  "Wait a bit, here's a letter for you," said the old man suddenly, taking a letter addressed in a woman's hand from a bag hanging above the table, onto which he threw it.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
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13  An officer in charge of transport was beating the soldier who was driving the woman's vehicle for trying to get ahead of others, and the strokes of his whip fell on the apron of the equipage.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 2: CHAPTER XIII
14  Into the insignificant, trifling, and artificial interests uniting that society had entered the simple feeling of the attraction of a healthy and handsome young man and woman for one another.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
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15  And each visitor, though politeness prevented his showing impatience, left the old woman with a sense of relief at having performed a vexatious duty and did not return to her the whole evening.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
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16  He had merely understood that the woman he had known as a child, of whom when her beauty was mentioned he had said absent-mindedly: "Yes, she's good looking," he had understood that this woman might belong to him.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
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17  Of course, she, a handsome young woman without any definite position, without relations or even a country, did not intend to devote her life to serving Prince Bolkonski, to reading aloud to him and being friends with Princess Mary.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 3: CHAPTER IV
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