1 Dyer's Drug Store, a corner building of regular and unreal blocks of artificial stone.
2 She had tried to convince herself that the village, with its fresh air, its lakes for fishing and swimming, was healthier than the artificial city.
3 When she went on her voice had an artificial sound, her words the bookish quality of emotional meditation.
Main Street By Sinclair LewisGet Context In CHAPTER XIV
4 drab cottages, artificial stone bungalows, square painty stolidities with immaculate clapboards and broad screened porches and tidy grass-plots.
Main Street By Sinclair LewisGet Context In CHAPTER XXIV
5 But all these are permanently lodged in their fleshy covering, as the human fingers in an artificial covering.
Moby Dick By Herman MelvilleGet Context In CHAPTER 55. Of the Monstrous Pictures of Whales.
6 There are generally forty-two teeth in all; in old whales, much worn down, but undecayed; nor filled after our artificial fashion.
Moby Dick By Herman MelvilleGet Context In CHAPTER 74. The Sperm Whale's Head—Contrasted View.
7 He approached this highly artificial instrument through a mere instinct, and coupled himself to it, as if he knew it was to piece him out and make a whole creature of him.
My Antonia By Willa CatherGet Context In BOOK 2. The Hired Girls: VII
8 She had absolutely no taste in dress, and wore a batch of rusty black lace with a bunch of artificial violets pinned to the side of her hair.
9 She still wore the shabby lace and the artificial bunch of violets on the side of her head.
10 Edna drew her down upon the sofa, and taking a pin from her own hair, secured the shabby artificial flowers in their accustomed place.
11 The Indian had selected for this desirable purpose one of those steep, pyramidal hills, which bear a strong resemblance to artificial mounds, and which so frequently occur in the valleys of America.
The Last of the Mohicans By James Fenimore CooperGet Context In CHAPTER 11
12 On the other hand, the scout was obscure; because from the lingering pride of color, he rather affected the cold and artificial manner which characterizes all classes of Anglo-Americans when unexcited.
The Last of the Mohicans By James Fenimore CooperGet Context In CHAPTER 19
13 surround it, and in artificial accessories, it is inferior.
The Last of the Mohicans By James Fenimore CooperGet Context In CHAPTER 20
14 The more drawers and closets there were, the more hiding-holes could Dinah make for the accommodation of old rags, hair-combs, old shoes, ribbons, cast-off artificial flowers, and other articles of vertu, wherein her soul delighted.
Uncle Tom's Cabin By Harriet Beecher StoweGet Context In CHAPTER XVIII
15 But as soon as the prince had gone her face resumed its former cold, artificial expression.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo TolstoyGet Context In BOOK 1: CHAPTER IV