1 Rhett, worried but gentle, attempting to extract further information from his daughter, said coldly that if any spanking were done, he would do it personally and to Scarlett.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret MitcheGet Context In CHAPTER LII
2 Such unintermitted strainings upon the planted iron must sooner or later inevitably extract it.
Moby Dick By Herman MelvilleGet Context In CHAPTER 84. Pitchpoling.
3 We extract the following from the speech of Hon.
Uncle Tom's Cabin By Harriet Beecher StoweGet Context In CHAPTER XLV
4 Mr. Claypole no sooner heard this extract from his own remarks than he fell back in his chair, and looked from the Jew to Charlotte with a countenance of ashy paleness and excessive terror.
Oliver Twist By Charles DickensGet Context In CHAPTER XLII
5 Permit me to give you an extract from it.
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6 The extract from my private diary which forms the last chapter has brought my narrative up to the eighteenth of October, a time when these strange events began to move swiftly towards their terrible conclusion.
The Hound of the Baskervilles By Arthur Conan DoyleGet Context In Chapter 11. The Man on the Tor
7 There was a machine in the kitchen which could extract the juice of two hundred oranges in half an hour, if a little button was pressed two hundred times by a butler's thumb.
The Great Gatsby By F. Scott FitzgeraldGet Context In Chapter 3
8 When Mr. Wopsle had imparted to me all that he could recall or I extract, and when I had treated him to a little appropriate refreshment, after the fatigues of the evening, we parted.
Great Expectations By Charles DickensGet Context In Chapter XLVII
9 The second article, which enters a little more into detail, is an extract from the Journal de Paris, of the same date.
Les Misérables (V2) By Victor HugoGet Context In BOOK 2: CHAPTER I—NUMBER 24,601 BECOMES NUMBER 9,430
10 The well-being of man, that was what they wanted to extract from society.
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11 Though I was angry with old Cotter for alluding to me as a child, I puzzled my head to extract meaning from his unfinished sentences.
12 All day he toiled on untiringly, and by the evening he had succeeded in extracting ten handfuls of plaster and fragments of stone.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre DumasGet Context In Chapter 15. Number 34 and Number 27.
13 He has been eight years upon a project for extracting sunbeams out of cucumbers, which were to be put in phials hermetically sealed, and let out to warm the air in raw inclement summers.
Gulliver's Travels(V2) By Jonathan SwiftGet Context In PART 3: CHAPTER V.
14 The ball had entered my shoulder, and I knew not whether it had remained there or passed through; at any rate I had no means of extracting it.
15 I came with Gerty Farish, and promised not to let her miss the train, but I am sure she is still extracting sentimental solace from the wedding presents.
House of Mirth By Edith WhartonGet Context In BOOK 1: Chapter 8