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Many startling successes and a few unavoidable failures were the outcome of this long period of continuous work.
The Return of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
It would be difficult and even impossible to imagine any result more opportune than the actual outcome of this battle.
War and Peace(V5) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Beat about the question as she would, she knew the outcome of it was that she must try to marry Rosedale; and in this conviction she was fortified by an unexpected visit from George Dorset.
House of Mirth By Edith Wharton Context
There results from such concentration a passivity, which, if it were the outcome of reasoning, would resemble philosophy.
Les Misérables (V3) By Victor Hugo Context
Every revolution, being a normal outcome, contains within itself its legitimacy, which false revolutionists sometimes dishonor, but which remains even when soiled, which survives even when stained with blood.
Les Misérables (V4) By Victor Hugo Context
It would be better to plunge into that labyrinth, to confide themselves to that black gloom, and to trust to Providence for the outcome.
Les Misérables (V5) By Victor Hugo Context
Even if he has no influence on the outcome of the trial he probably has some on the initial examination.
I have not pushed it to the length of getting into a box to think, but that is the logical outcome of my convictions.
The Hound of the Baskervilles By A. Conan Doyle Context
No sooner was the work thus started, and the general system and local organization in some measure begun, than two grave difficulties appeared which changed largely the theory and outcome of Bureau work.
The Souls of Black Folk By W. E. B. Du Bois Context