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The other unpleasant incident, which for the first minute destroyed his good humor, though later he laughed at it a great deal, was to find that of all the provisions Kitty had provided in such abundance that one would have thought there was enough for a week, nothing was left.
Anna Karenina(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
There was a sharp bracing air; the ground was dry; the sea was crisp and clear; the sun was diffusing abundance of light, if not much warmth; and everything was fresh and lively.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens Context
Gradgrind did not take after Blue Beard, his room was quite a blue chamber in its abundance of blue books.
Hard Times By Charles Dickens Context
For the latter lack opportunities which the former have in abundance; and the moving cause is equally strong in both, lust of power being at least as strong a passion as lust of revenge.
Discourses on the First Decade of Titus Livius By Niccolo Machiavelli Context
The Disinherited Knight had no sooner reached his pavilion, than squires and pages in abundance tendered their services to disarm him, to bring fresh attire, and to offer him the refreshment of the bath.
Javert leaned both elbows on the parapet, his chin resting in both hands, and, while his nails were mechanically twined in the abundance of his whiskers, he meditated.
Les Misérables (V5) By Victor Hugo Context
Of pictures there were abundance, and some few good, but the larger part were family portraits, no longer anything to anybody but Mrs.
Mansfield Park By Jane Austen Context
There were moments in abundance, when, if not by the absence of her mother and sisters, at least by the nature of their employments, conversation was forbidden among them, and every effect of solitude was produced.
Sense and Sensibility By Jane Austen Context
But having plenty of line yet in the tubs, and the whale not sounding very rapidly, they paid out abundance of rope, and at the same time pulled with all their might so as to get ahead of the ship.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville Context
She slipped a card in the box, on which she scribbled a tender message and sent an abundance of kisses.
The Awakening By Kate Chopin Context
These were raised in great abundance; so that, with the products of this and the other farms belonging to him, he was able to keep in almost constant employment a large sloop, in carrying them to market at Baltimore.
The Narrative of the Life By Frederick Douglass Context