1 I shall have a hammer, a chisel, and some pincers in my pocket.
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2 The handle of a hammer, the blade of a cold chisel, and the antennae of a pair of pincers were visible, protruding from the man's pocket.
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3 Fauchelevent, hardly able to draw his breath for trembling, seized his cold chisel and his hammer, and pried up the coffin lid.
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4 Marius heard him lay something heavy on the table, probably the chisel which he had purchased.
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5 At the same moment he extended his arm, and laid the glowing chisel which he held in his left hand by its wooden handle on his bare flesh.
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6 Something was at work on the other side of the wall; the prisoner had discovered the danger, and had substituted a lever for a chisel.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre DumasGet Context In Chapter 15. Number 34 and Number 27.
7 The young man, in reply, took up the chisel, bent it into the form of a horseshoe, and then as readily straightened it.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre DumasGet Context In Chapter 17. The Abbe's Chamber.
8 Rather, you are a vehicle but shapen and fitted with the axe or chisel of some handy peasant of Yaroslav.
Dead Souls By Nikolai Vasilievich GogolGet Context In PART 1: CHAPTER XI
9 After a few more turns of the lathe he removed his foot from the pedal, wiped his chisel, dropped it into a leather pouch attached to the lathe, and, approaching the table, summoned his daughter.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo TolstoyGet Context In BOOK 1: CHAPTER XXV
10 The chisel had made three or four of these attempts at embellishment over his nose, but had given them up without an effort to smooth them off.
Great Expectations By Charles DickensGet Context In Chapter XXI
11 It was evident that a chisel or strong knife had been thrust in, and the lock forced back with it.
The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan DoyleGet Context In VII. The Adventure of The Reigate Squires
12 His finely chiselled nostrils quivered, and some hidden nerve shook the scarlet of his lips and left them trembling.
The Picture of Dorian Gray By Oscar WildeGet Context In CHAPTER 2
13 She crouched on the floor like a wounded thing, and Dorian Gray, with his beautiful eyes, looked down at her, and his chiselled lips curled in exquisite disdain.
The Picture of Dorian Gray By Oscar WildeGet Context In CHAPTER 7
14 The sodden eyes had kept something of the loveliness of their blue, the noble curves had not yet completely passed away from chiselled nostrils and from plastic throat.
The Picture of Dorian Gray By Oscar WildeGet Context In CHAPTER 13
15 There they lay in their triangular oaken vaults, each mariner a chiselled muteness; a score of lamps flashing upon his hooded eyes.
Moby Dick By Herman MelvilleGet Context In CHAPTER 97. The Lamp.