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At first Levin had thought of giving up the whole farming of the land just as it was to the peasants, the laborers, and the bailiff on new conditions of partnership; but he was very soon convinced that this was impossible, and determined to divide it up.
Anna Karenina(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
He kept the peasant families together in the largest groups possible, not allowing the family groups to divide into separate households.
War and Peace(V6) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Walloping, tail lashing, the reticence of nature was undone, and the barriers which should divide Man the Master from the Brute were dissolved.
Between the Acts (1941) By Virginia Woolf Context
Her capacity of definition might be easily stated at a very low figure, her mathematical knowledge at nothing; yet he was not sure that if he had been required, for example, to tick her off into columns in a parliamentary return, he would have quite known how to divide her.
Hard Times By Charles Dickens Context
They sleep at the parsonage, but divide their attentions so equally among its inmates, and Oliver and Mr.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens Context
That is to say, it served merely to divide up his time, and enable him the more to value his hours of leisure.
Dead Souls By Nikolai Vasilievich Gogol Context
Every one has heard with what difficulty Hannibal crossed the Alps which divide France from Lombardy, and afterwards those which separate Lombardy from Tuscany.
Discourses on the First Decade of Titus Livius By Niccolo Machiavelli Context
He had been one of the winners in the land lottery conducted by the State to divide up the vast area in middle Georgia, ceded by the Indians the year before Gerald came to America.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche Context
I mean never to be later in rising than six, and from that time till dinner I shall divide every moment between music and reading.
Sense and Sensibility By Jane Austen Context
First: According to magnitude I divide the whales into three primary BOOKS (subdivisible into CHAPTERS), and these shall comprehend them all, both small and large.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville Context