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He had dismissed his wife so sincerely from his gallery of pleasures that he did not suspect that anyone else would take an interest in her.
The congregation being fully assembled, now, the bell rang once more, to warn laggards and stragglers, and then a solemn hush fell upon the church which was only broken by the tittering and whispering of the choir in the gallery.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer By Mark Twain Context
The footmen began moving about, chairs scraped, the band struck up in the gallery, and the guests settled down in their places.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
He was conducted through a glass gallery, an anteroom, and a hall, which were familiar to him, into a long low study at the door of which stood an adjutant.
War and Peace(V4) By Leo Tolstoy Context
But what surprised him most and gave him the greatest pleasure was the palace of sciences, where he saw a gallery two thousand feet long, and filled with instruments employed in mathematics and physics.
When I first went into it, and, rather oppressed by its gloom, stood near the door looking about me, I saw her pass among the extinguished fires, and ascend some light iron stairs, and go out by a gallery high overhead, as if she were going out into the sky.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens Context
As his eyes wandered to the gallery, he could see the people rising above each other to see his face: some hastily applying their glasses to their eyes: and others whispering their neighbours with looks expressive of abhorrence.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens Context
George Dorset, glittering in serpentine spangles, drew Percy Gryce in her wake to a confidential nook beneath the gallery.
House of Mirth By Edith Wharton Context
Along the dark wall at the back of this temple or gallery were placed six niches for statues, which Odintsov had proceeded to order from abroad.
Fathers and Children By Ivan Sergeevich Turgenev Context
In a solitary chamber, or rather cell, at the top of the house, and separated from all the other apartments by a gallery and staircase, I kept my workshop of filthy creation; my eyeballs were starting from their sockets in attending to the details of my employment.
Frankenstein By Mary Wollstonecraft (Godwin) Shelley Context
Cade Calvert was there and, after I settled about Dilcey, we all set on the gallery and had several toddies.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche Context