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At the play, he sits in the great chandelier and burns in bright flames, so that people think it is really a flame, but they soon discover it is something else.
Andersen's Fairy Tales By Hans Christian Andersen Context
Instantly flinging a fresh cloth over the round table under the bronze chandelier, though it already had a table cloth on it, he pushed up velvet chairs, and came to a standstill before Stepan Arkadyevitch with a napkin and a bill of fare in his hands, awaiting his commands.
Anna Karenina(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Then the hardwood floors had shone like glass, and overhead the chandelier with its hundreds of tiny prisms had caught and reflected every ray of the dozens of candles it bore, flinging them, like gleams from diamonds, flame and sapphire about the room.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche Context
On raising the latch and crossing the threshold, one experienced precisely the same impression as when one enters at the theatre into a grated baignoire, before the grating is lowered and the chandelier is lighted.
Les Misérables (V2) By Victor Hugo Context
There were holly and ivy round the pierglass and holly and ivy, green and red, twined round the chandeliers.
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man By James Joyce Context
When he entered the hall, brilliantly lighted with chandeliers and gas jets, the noise was still going on.
Anna Karenina(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
The old wintry branches of chandeliers in the room where the mouldering table was spread had been lighted while we were out, and Miss Havisham was in her chair and waiting for me.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens Context