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He wore the white cloak of a marshal; his face was pale and strange; he held his hand pressed to his side.
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man By James Joyce Context
He set his ears back, shook his forelock several times, and tried hard to marshal his thoughts; but in the end he could not think of anything to say.
Animal Farm By George Orwell Context
At the same time as the traveler there was announced a provincial marshal of nobility on a visit to Petersburg, with whom Alexey Alexandrovitch had to have some conversation.
Anna Karenina(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
It was proposed to elect as marshal in place of Snetkov either Sviazhsky, or, better still, Nevyedovsky, a former university professor, a man of remarkable intelligence and a great friend of Sergey Ivanovitch.
Anna Karenina(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
The field marshal grows impatient and sets to work himself and finds letters from the Emperor to Count T.
War and Peace(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
While Kutuzov was talking to Raevski and dictating the order of the day, Wolzogen returned from Barclay and said that General Barclay wished to have written confirmation of the order the field marshal had given.
War and Peace(V4) By Leo Tolstoy Context
And yet with his experience of war he did not order all the superfluous vehicles to be burned, as he had done with those of a certain marshal when approaching Moscow.
War and Peace(V5) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Before the end of the first year of his government, he had managed to quarrel not only with the marshal of nobility, a retired officer of the guards, who kept open house and a stud of horses, but even with his own subordinates.
Fathers and Children By Ivan Sergeevich Turgenev Context
But she could marshal no words because she was trying to find in his face some answering emotions, some leaping light of hope, of joy.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche Context
When a great personage, a marshal of France, a prince, a duke, and a peer, traversed a town in Burgundy or Champagne, the city fathers came out to harangue him and presented him with four silver gondolas into which they had poured four different sorts of wine.
Les Misérables (V2) By Victor Hugo Context
In that grand order of battle in which Captain Ahab would probably marshal his forces to descend on the whales, these three headsmen were as captains of companies.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville Context