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That army, like a herd of cattle run wild and trampling underfoot the provender which might have saved it from starvation, disintegrated and perished with each additional day it remained in Moscow.
War and Peace(V5) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Heep was rather abashed, as most people might have been, by this explosion; which derived great additional force from the indignant manner in which my aunt afterwards moved in her chair, and shook her head as if she were making snaps or bounces at him.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens Context
As the lady had stated her intention of screaming, of course she would have screamed at this additional boldness, but that the exertion was rendered unnecessary by a hasty knocking at the door: which was no sooner heard, than Mr.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens Context
To the foregoing, of course, there became appended various additional proofs and items of evidence, in proportion as the sensation spread to more remote corners of the town.
Dead Souls By Nikolai Vasilievich Gogol Context
When the year for which the decemvirs were appointed at last came to an end, the two additional tables of the law were ready, but had not yet been published.
Discourses on the First Decade of Titus Livius By Niccolo Machiavelli Context
He says that he will later on try to buy additional horses, so that we may be able to change them on the way.
We passed a fortnight in these perambulations: my health and spirits had long been restored, and they gained additional strength from the salubrious air I breathed, the natural incidents of our progress, and the conversation of my friend.
Frankenstein By Mary Wollstonecraft (Godwin) Shelley Context
Besides the usual deformities in extreme old age, they acquired an additional ghastliness, in proportion to their number of years, which is not to be described; and among half a dozen, I soon distinguished which was the eldest, although there was not above a century or two between them.
Gulliver's Travels(V2) By Jonathan Swift Context
The colour which had been driven from her face, returned for half a minute with an additional glow, and a smile of delight added lustre to her eyes, as she thought for that space of time that his affection and wishes must still be unshaken.
Pride and Prejudice By Jane Austen Context
As to an additional servant, the expense would be a trifle; Mama she was sure would never object to it; and any horse would do for HIM; he might always get one at the park; as to a stable, the merest shed would be sufficient.
Sense and Sensibility By Jane Austen Context
Then seating himself before it, you would have seen him intently study the various lines and shadings which there met his eye; and with slow but steady pencil trace additional courses over spaces that before were blank.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville Context