1 Cannon to the south, and they might be tolling the knell of Atlanta's fall.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret MitcheGet Context In CHAPTER XX
2 His manner was so casual when he was sounding the death knell of Tara.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret MitcheGet Context In CHAPTER XXXI
3 One by one the sullen sounds fell successively on the ear, leaving but sufficient space for each to die away in distant echo, ere the air was again filled by repetition of the iron knell.
4 A knell from the church bell broke harshly on these youthful thoughts.
Oliver Twist By Charles DickensGet Context In CHAPTER XXXIII
5 Never did funeral knell, never did alarm-bell, produce a greater effect on the hearer.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre DumasGet Context In Chapter 24. The Secret Cave.
6 It is the knell, Monsieur Madeleine.
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7 After the psalmodies, the bells, the peals, and knells and offices, the sound of these little girls burst forth on a sudden more sweetly than the noise of bees.
Les Misérables (V2) By Victor HugoGet Context In BOOK 6: CHAPTER IV—GAYETIES