1 She tried not to smile at his accurate summing up of her conduct but she could not help dimpling.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret MitcheGet Context In CHAPTER XXXVI
2 That was as accurate a summing up of the situation as could be made and Scarlett relapsed into infuriated silence.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret MitcheGet Context In CHAPTER XXXVIII
3 But it may be fancied, that from the naked skeleton of the stranded whale, accurate hints may be derived touching his true form.
Moby Dick By Herman MelvilleGet Context In CHAPTER 55. Of the Monstrous Pictures of Whales.
4 He had actually gained the crags, and was leaping up their sides with incredible activity, when a shot from the woods showed how accurate had been the judgment of the scout.
The Last of the Mohicans By James Fenimore CooperGet Context In CHAPTER 31
5 I have no accurate knowledge of my age, never having seen any authentic record containing it.
The Narrative of the Life By Frederick DouglassGet Context In CHAPTER I
6 The people were afar and he did not conceive public opinion to be accurate at long range.
The Red Badge of Courage By Stephen CraneGet Context In Chapter 11
7 Long and accurate fringes of smoke spread out.
The Red Badge of Courage By Stephen CraneGet Context In Chapter 19
8 Its somewhat ambitious title was "The Book of Life," and it attempted to show how much an observant man might learn by an accurate and systematic examination of all that came in his way.
A Study In Scarlet By Arthur Conan DoyleGet Context In PART I: CHAPTER II. THE SCIENCE OF DEDUCTION
9 I availed myself of your obliging hints to correct my timidity, and it is unnecessary to add that they were perfectly accurate.
Hard Times By Charles DickensGet Context In BOOK 2: CHAPTER VII
10 You are a most accurate and honest reckoner.
Mansfield Park By Jane AustenGet Context In CHAPTER XLII
11 The elderly female was a woman of wisdom and experience; she knew what was good for children; and she had a very accurate perception of what was good for herself.
Oliver Twist By Charles DickensGet Context In CHAPTER II
12 I should like an accurate description of him and any letters of his which you can spare.
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan DoyleGet Context In III. A CASE OF IDENTITY
13 Again, you will observe that the words are not gummed on in an accurate line, but that some are much higher than others.
The Hound of the Baskervilles By A. Conan DoyleGet Context In Chapter 4. Sir Henry Baskerville
14 It was his specialty to be accurate as to fact, but his recent illness had shaken him, and this one little incident was enough to show me that he was still far from being himself.
The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan DoyleGet Context In VII. The Adventure of The Reigate Squires
15 Van Helsing sits in my study poring over the record prepared by the Harkers; he seems to think that by accurate knowledge of all details he will light upon some clue.