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The more Tom stared at the splendid marvel, the higher he turned up his nose at his finery and the shabbier and shabbier his own outfit seemed to him to grow.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer By Mark Twain Context
Vassenka Veslovsky had had no notion before that it was truly chic for a sportsman to be in tatters, but to have his shooting outfit of the best quality.
Anna Karenina(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
The letters were from the old count, the countess, Petya, Vera, Natasha, and Sonya, and finally there were six thousand rubles for his outfit and various other things the old count sent to his son.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
We proposed that the family should have their passage and their outfit, and a hundred pounds; and that Mr.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens Context
Scarlett saw in a glance that the dress was bright in color to the point of vulgarity but nevertheless her eyes went over the outfit hungrily.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche Context
Five such installments came, with their absurd air of disorderly flight with the loot of innumerable outfit shops and provision stores, that, one would think, they were lugging, after a raid, into the wilderness for equitable division.
Heart of Darkness By Joseph Conrad Context
Creditors took possession of the office and sold the outfit, and the Free Speech was as if it had never been.
Southern Horrors By Ida B. Wells-Barnett Context
He had come to purchase a wedding gift for his daughter, Janet, and an outfit for himself in which he might make a creditable appearance at her marriage.
The Awakening By Kate Chopin Context
It will then be said of me that I died for the king; so that I shall have performed my duty without the expense of an outfit.
THE THREE MUSKETEERS By Alexandre Dumas Context
Sir Henry had to assure him that it was not so and pacify him by giving him a considerable part of his old wardrobe, the London outfit having now all arrived.
The Hound of the Baskervilles By A. Conan Doyle Context