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She knew, too, that in spite of his official duties, which swallowed up almost the whole of his time, he considered it his duty to keep up with everything of note that appeared in the intellectual world.
Anna Karenina(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Carried to an extreme, the measures seemed at once to be so absurd that the highest authorities, and public opinion, and intellectual ladies, and the newspapers, all at the same time fell foul of them, expressing their indignation both with the measures and their nominal father, Alexey Alexandrovitch.
Anna Karenina(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
They went, too, into what the prince called the intellectual room, where three gentlemen were engaged in a heated discussion of the latest political news.
Anna Karenina(V3) By Leo Tolstoy Context
He knew that all the intellectual lights of Petersburg were gathered there and, like a child in a toyshop, did not know which way to look, afraid of missing any clever conversation that was to be heard.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
With so intellectual a guest as she considered Prince Andrew to be, she felt that she had to employ her diplomatic tact.
War and Peace(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
For Moscow society Pierre was the nicest, kindest, most intellectual, merriest, and most magnanimous of cranks, a heedless, genial nobleman of the old Russian type.
War and Peace(V3) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Undoubtedly some relation exists between all who live contemporaneously, and so it is possible to find some connection between the intellectual activity of men and their historical movements, just as such a connection may be found between the movements of humanity and commerce, handicraft, gardening, or anything else you please.
War and Peace(V6) By Leo Tolstoy Context
This was understood to terminate the Course for the evening, and we emerged into the air with shrieks of intellectual victory.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens Context
The bridesmaids, down to little Jane Gradgrind, were, in an intellectual point of view, fit helpmates for the calculating boy; and there was no nonsense about any of the company.
Hard Times By Charles Dickens Context
Hitherto it had touched him on the intellectual side alone; but now his imagination also was engaged, or rather enslaved; and as he lay and tossed in the gross darkness of the night and the curtained room, Mr.
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde By Robert Louis Stevenson Context
It is wonderful, however, what intellectual recuperative power lunatics have, for within a few minutes he stood up quite calmly and looked around him.