1 But my chief delights were the sight of the flowers, the birds, and all the gay apparel of summer; when those deserted me, I turned with more attention towards the cottagers.
Frankenstein By Mary Wollstonecraft (Godwin) ShelleyGet Context In Chapter 15
2 Open a passage; and I promise ye, Mistress Prynne shall be set where man, woman, and child may have a fair sight of her brave apparel from this time till an hour past meridian.
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3 The latter was by far the most showy and gallant figure, so far as apparel went, anywhere to be seen among the multitude.
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4 Having availed himself of the expiring light of the candle to tie up in a handkerchief the few articles of wearing apparel he had, sat himself down upon a bench, to wait for morning.
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5 The cheapest and least delicate provisions are heaped in the shops; the coarsest and commonest articles of wearing apparel dangle at the salesman's door, and stream from the house-parapet and windows.
Oliver Twist By Charles DickensGet Context In CHAPTER L
6 Some wearing apparel and other articles were collected anew for Thomasin, and remarks on domestic details were frequently made, so as to obscure any inner misgivings about her future as Wildeve's wife.
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7 However, to please her, I allowed Sophie to apparel her in one of her short, full muslin frocks.
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8 Do not make yourself uneasy, my dear cousin, about your apparel.
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9 And never any gift of jewelry or wearing apparel, not even gloves or handkerchiefs.
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10 She was apparelled like any barbaric Ethiopian emperor, his neck heavy with pendants of polished ivory.
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11 He was but shabbily apparelled in faded jacket and patched trowsers; a rag of a black handkerchief investing his neck.
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12 Gurth, gallantly apparelled, attended as esquire upon his young master whom he had served so faithfully, and the magnanimous Wamba, decorated with a new cap and a most gorgeous set of silver bells.
13 One of the footmen declared that he had seen a lady leave the house thus apparelled, but had refused to credit that it was his mistress, believing her to be with the company.
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14 And once Hester was seen embroidering a baby-garment with such a lavish richness of golden fancy as would have raised a public tumult had any infant thus apparelled, been shown to our sober-hued community.
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