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The famous flank movement merely consisted in this: after the advance of the French had ceased, the Russian army, which had been continually retreating straight back from the invaders, deviated from that direct course and, not finding itself pursued, was naturally drawn toward the district where supplies were abundant.
War and Peace(V5) By Leo Tolstoy Context
When work is abundant, when the country is rich and happy, the taxes are paid easily and cost the state nothing.
Les Misérables (V1) By Victor Hugo Context
As she spoke, Jo took off her bonnet, and a general outcry arose, for all her abundant hair was cut short.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott Context
It is not likely that money should be very abundant on either side; and it might strike them that they could be more economically, though less expeditiously, married in London than in Scotland.
Pride and Prejudice By Jane Austen Context
The whole intrigue is political, and there is not the least question of love in this letter; but, on the other hand, there is abundant question of you.
THE THREE MUSKETEERS By Alexandre Dumas Context
No, not of danger; but that we shall have what you may call a brisk push of it, is probable; and it may happen, a brush, a scrimmage, or some such divarsion, but always where covers are good, and ammunition abundant.
The Last of the Mohicans By James Fenimore Cooper Context
She had dark and abundant hair, so glossy that it threw off the sunshine with a gleam; and a face which, besides being beautiful from regularity of feature and richness of complexion, had the impressiveness belonging to a marked brow and deep black eyes.
The Scarlet Letter By Nathaniel Hawthorne Context
I judged, then, that the children of that time were extremely precocious, physically at least, and I found afterwards abundant verification of my opinion.
The Time Machine By H. G. Wells Context
A ride of about an hour more brought the party to a neat farmhouse, where the weary travellers were received to an abundant breakfast.
Uncle Tom's Cabin By Harriet Beecher Stowe Context