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Then with a grave gesture he extended a hand towards the light and, smiling, opened it slowly to the gaze of his disciple.
Boots which extended halfway up his calves, and which were trimmed at the tops with rich brown fur, completed the impression of barbaric opulence which was suggested by his whole appearance.
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
His voice was as smooth and suave as his countenance, as he advanced with a plump little hand extended, murmuring his regret for having missed us at his first visit.
The Return of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
The latter third of the speech was marred by the resumption of fights and other recreations among certain of the bad boys, and by fidgetings and whisperings that extended far and wide, washing even to the bases of isolated and incorruptible rocks like Sid and Mary.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer By Mark Twain Context
All these passions constantly waning or growing more ardent, did not prevent her from keeping up the most extended and complicated relations with the court and fashionable society.
Anna Karenina(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
The whole army was extended in three lines: the cavalry in front, behind it the artillery, and behind that again the infantry.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Yet he might have united them to his empire and in a single reign would have extended Russia from the Gulf of Bothnia to the mouths of the Danube.
War and Peace(V3) By Leo Tolstoy Context
The plan was based on the fact that the French line of operation was too extended, and it proposed that instead of, or concurrently with, action on the front to bar the advance of the French, we should attack their line of communication.
War and Peace(V4) By Leo Tolstoy Context
The Emperor with a rapid glance scanned Kutuzov from head to foot, frowned for an instant, but immediately mastering himself went up to the old man, extended his arms and embraced him.
War and Peace(V5) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Then the skillful statesmen and diplomatists (especially Talleyrand, who managed to sit down in a particular chair before anyone else and thereby extended the frontiers of France) talked in Vienna and by these conversations made the nations happy or unhappy.
War and Peace(V6) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Her arms extended, her robes flowing, holding orb and sceptre, Mabel Hopkins stood sublimely looking over the heads of the audience.
Between the Acts (1941) By Virginia Woolf Context