1 Let us learn how to make use of that vast conflagration of principles and virtues, which sparkles, bursts forth and quivers at certain hours.
Les Misérables (V3) By Victor HugoContext Highlight In BOOK 1: CHAPTER XII—THE FUTURE LATENT IN THE PEOPLE
2 When the mine is charged, when the conflagration is ready, nothing is more simple.
Les Misérables (V3) By Victor HugoContext Highlight In BOOK 6: CHAPTER VI—TAKEN PRISONER
3 Their tongues were unloosed; a conflagration of grins, oaths, and songs exploded.
Les Misérables (V4) By Victor HugoContext Highlight In BOOK 3: CHAPTER VIII—THE CHAIN-GANG
4 She felt the conflagration starting up once more.
Les Misérables (V4) By Victor HugoContext Highlight In BOOK 5: CHAPTER V—COSETTE AFTER THE LETTER
5 They made haste to stamp out these beginnings of conflagration.
Les Misérables (V5) By Victor HugoContext Highlight In BOOK 1: CHAPTER XIII—PASSING GLEAMS
6 In order to form an idea of this struggle, it is necessary to imagine fire set to a throng of terrible courages, and then to gaze at the conflagration.
Les Misérables (V5) By Victor HugoContext Highlight In BOOK 1: CHAPTER XXI—THE HEROES
7 The light of that conflagration will fade away; my ashes will be swept into the sea by the winds.
8 She made a great point of being so near the river, in case of a conflagration; and I suppose really did find some satisfaction in that circumstance.
9 Thinking that my aunt might have relapsed into one of her old alarms, and might be watching the progress of some imaginary conflagration in the distance, I went to speak to her.
10 Her face was brilliant and glowing; but this glow was not one of brightness; it suggested the fearful glow of a conflagration in the midst of a dark night.
11 All the guns, without waiting for orders, were being fired in the direction of the conflagration.
12 The conflagration, at which he had looked with so much indifference the evening before, had greatly increased during the night.
13 A great number of people crowded in front of the conflagration.
14 A red glow as of a conflagration spread above the horizon from the rising full moon, and that vast red ball swayed strangely in the gray haze.
15 The engines were soon upon the spot, but the dry wood burned with great fury, and it was impossible to arrest the conflagration until the stack had been entirely consumed.
The Return of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan DoyleContext Highlight In II. THE ADVENTURE OF THE NORWOOD BUILDER