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The vastness and strangeness of the life suggested to him by the bales of merchandise stocked along the walls or swung aloft out of the holds of steamers wakened again in him the unrest which had sent him wandering in the evening from garden to garden in search of Mercedes.
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man By James Joyce Context
Leaning forward on the tips of his fingers, and indicating his merchandise with just the suspicion of a nod, he requested the gentleman to specify exactly the species of cloth which he required.
Dead Souls By Nikolai Vasilievich Gogol Context
A moment later, the riot approaches and gains in force, he shuts up his shop precipitately, hastily dons his uniform, that is to say, he places his merchandise in safety and risks his own person.
Les Misérables (V4) By Victor Hugo Context
She had a large acquaintance, of course professionally, among those who can afford to buy, and she disposes of my merchandise.
In the court showing his merchandise, was a tradesman who had been admitted with the same precautions.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas Context
He would put me in prison, and would have all of you murdered; keep your own counsel therefore; buy your merchandise as fast as you can, and send me word when you have done loading.
It was the commencement of his gang, to be augmented, as the boat moved on, by various other merchandise of the same kind, which he, or his agent, had stored for him in various points along shore.
Uncle Tom's Cabin By Harriet Beecher Stowe Context