1 Nature in one of her beneficent moods has ordained that even death has some antidote to its own terrors.
2 Leonardus Camillus had seen a white stone taken from the brain of a newly killed toad, that was a certain antidote against poison.
The Picture of Dorian Gray By Oscar WildeGet Context In CHAPTER 11
3 To Sergey Ivanovitch the country meant on one hand rest from work, on the other a valuable antidote to the corrupt influences of town, which he took with satisfaction and a sense of its utility.
Anna Karenina(V1) By Leo TolstoyGet Context In PART 3: Chapter 1
4 From certain cloistered old authors I have gathered that this same sea-unicorn's horn was in ancient days regarded as the great antidote against poison, and as such, preparations of it brought immense prices.
Moby Dick By Herman MelvilleGet Context In CHAPTER 32. Cetology.
5 To-day, there are brand-new, wide streets, arenas, circuses, hippodromes, railway stations, and a prison, Mazas, there; progress, as the reader sees, with its antidote.
Les Misérables (V2) By Victor HugoGet Context In BOOK 5: CHAPTER III—TO WIT, THE PLAN OF PARIS IN 1727