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No argument or persuasion could ever induce him to set up a female establishment after the manner of his companions.
A Study In Scarlet By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
Surprise was expressed at the absence of the master of the establishment from the scene of the fire, and an inquiry followed, which showed that he had disappeared from the house.
The Return of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
With regard to administrative matters, the establishment of a municipality did not stop the robberies and was only of use to certain people who formed part of that municipality and under pretext of preserving order looted Moscow or saved their own property from being looted.
War and Peace(V5) By Leo Tolstoy Context
If history dealt only with external phenomena, the establishment of this simple and obvious law would suffice and we should have finished our argument.
War and Peace(V6) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Creakle, Tungay considered the whole establishment, masters and boys, as his natural enemies, and that the only delight of his life was to be sour and malicious.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens Context
Under the weight of my wicked secret, I pondered whether the Church would be powerful enough to shield me from the vengeance of the terrible young man, if I divulged to that establishment.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens Context
Bounderby being a bachelor, an elderly lady presided over his establishment, in consideration of a certain annual stipend.
Hard Times By Charles Dickens Context
Losberne, that to this day the villagers have never been able to discover to which establishment they properly belong.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens Context
Naturally, from a canine chorus of such executants it might reasonably be inferred that the establishment was one of the utmost respectability.
Dead Souls By Nikolai Vasilievich Gogol Context
And to treat the matter with greater fulness, I say, that while a republic can never maintain itself long, or manage its affairs to advantage, without citizens of good reputation, on the other hand the credit enjoyed by particular citizens often leads to the establishment of a tyranny.
Discourses on the First Decade of Titus Livius By Niccolo Machiavelli Context
But she made it possible for Pitty to keep her own comfortable establishment and Pitty was always swayed more by considerations of personal comfort than by moral issues.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche Context