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1  Porthos would have given ten years of his life to possess this sword.
THE THREE MUSKETEERS By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In 7 THE INTERIOR* OF THE MUSKETEERS
2  de Bassompierre had been talked of twenty years before, and that was not saying a little.
THE THREE MUSKETEERS By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In 2 THE ANTECHAMBER OF M. DE TREVILLE
3  There was certainly enough in all this to turn a head only twenty-three years old, and Mme.
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Get Context   In 17 BONACIEUX AT HOME
4  His interlocutor, whose head appeared through the carriage window, was a woman of from twenty to two-and-twenty years.
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Get Context   In 1 THE THREE PRESENTS OF D'ARTAGNAN THE ELDER
5  Although this man was scarcely thirty-six or thirty-seven years of age, hair, mustaches, and royal, all began to be gray.
THE THREE MUSKETEERS By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In 14 THE MAN OF MEUNG
6  Anne of Austria was then twenty-six or twenty-seven years of age; that is to say, she was in the full splendor of her beauty.
THE THREE MUSKETEERS By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In 12 GEORGE VILLIERS, DUKE OF BUCKINGHAM
7  D'Artagnan, with a sigh, donned his uniform, which he would have exchanged for that of a Musketeer at the expense of ten years of his existence.
THE THREE MUSKETEERS By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In 7 THE INTERIOR* OF THE MUSKETEERS
8  The accused replied that his name was Jacques Michel Bonacieux, that he was fifty-one years old, a retired mercer, and lived Rue des Fossoyeurs, No.
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Get Context   In 13 MONSIEUR BONACIEUX
9  Although Athos was scarcely thirty years old, and was of great personal beauty and intelligence of mind, no one knew whether he had ever had a mistress.
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Get Context   In 7 THE INTERIOR* OF THE MUSKETEERS
10  She was a charming woman of twenty-five or twenty-six years, with dark hair, blue eyes, and a nose slightly turned up, admirable teeth, and a complexion marbled with rose and opal.
THE THREE MUSKETEERS By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In 10 A MOUSETRAP IN THE SEVENTEENTH CENTURY
11  During the five or six years that he had lived in the strictest intimacy with his companions, Porthos and Aramis, they could remember having often seen him smile, but had never heard him laugh.
THE THREE MUSKETEERS By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In 7 THE INTERIOR* OF THE MUSKETEERS
12  He fixed his haughty eye upon the stranger, and perceived a man of from forty to forty-five years of age, with black and piercing eyes, pale complexion, a strongly marked nose, and a black and well-shaped mustache.
THE THREE MUSKETEERS By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In 1 THE THREE PRESENTS OF D'ARTAGNAN THE ELDER
13  He was a Berrichon, thirty-five or forty years old, mild, peaceable, sleek, employing the leisure his master left him in the perusal of pious works, providing rigorously for two a dinner of few dishes, but excellent.
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Get Context   In 7 THE INTERIOR* OF THE MUSKETEERS
14  As perhaps our readers are not familiar with the slang of the Rue de Jerusalem, and as it is fifteen years since we applied this word for the first time to this thing, allow us to explain to them what is a mousetrap.
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Get Context   In 10 A MOUSETRAP IN THE SEVENTEENTH CENTURY
15  My son," said the old Gascon gentleman, in that pure Bearn PATOIS of which Henry IV could never rid himself, "this horse was born in the house of your father about thirteen years ago, and has remained in it ever since, which ought to make you love it.
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Get Context   In 1 THE THREE PRESENTS OF D'ARTAGNAN THE ELDER
16  d'Artagnan the elder, "--an honor to which, remember, your ancient nobility gives you the right--sustain worthily your name of gentleman, which has been worthily borne by your ancestors for five hundred years, both for your own sake and the sake of those who belong to you."
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Get Context   In 1 THE THREE PRESENTS OF D'ARTAGNAN THE ELDER
17  It was a Bearn pony, from twelve to fourteen years old, yellow in his hide, without a hair in his tail, but not without windgalls on his legs, which, though going with his head lower than his knees, rendering a martingale quite unnecessary, contrived nevertheless to perform his eight leagues a day.
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Get Context   In 1 THE THREE PRESENTS OF D'ARTAGNAN THE ELDER
18  While he was listening to this recital, delivered with the greatest simplicity, the duke looked from time to time at the young man with astonishment, as if he could not comprehend how so much prudence, courage, and devotedness could be allied with a countenance which indicated not more than twenty years.
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Get Context   In 21 THE COUNTESS DE WINTER
19  That's well said," cried the king, who had heard all these compliments through the open door; "only tell him, Treville, since he wishes to be considered your friend, that I also wish to be one of his, but he neglects me; that it is nearly three years since I have seen him, and that I never do see him unless I send for him.
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Get Context   In 6 HIS MAJESTY KING LOUIS XIII
20  Then, casting a glance on the handsome young man, who was scarcely twenty-five years of age, and whom he was leaving in his gore, deprived of sense and perhaps dead, he gave a sigh for that unaccountable destiny which leads men to destroy each other for the interests of people who are strangers to them and who often do not even know that they exist.
THE THREE MUSKETEERS By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In 20 THE JOURNEY