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It was on the third day when a little personage without horse or equipage, came marching right boldly up to the palace; his eyes shone like yours, he had beautiful long hair, but his clothes were very shabby.
Andersen's Fairy Tales By Hans Christian Andersen Context
After his departure, he had to finish the daily routine of business with his secretary, and then he still had to drive round to call on a certain great personage on a matter of grave and serious import.
Anna Karenina(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Having left that soldier who was evidently drunk, Rostov stopped the horse of a batman or groom of some important personage and began to question him.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Boris Drubetskoy had asked the important personage on whom he was in attendance, to include him in the suite appointed for the stay at Tilsit.
War and Peace(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Only the skeleton of life remained: his house, a brilliant wife who now enjoyed the favors of a very important personage, acquaintance with all Petersburg, and his court service with its dull formalities.
War and Peace(V3) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Someone, a very important personage judging by the haste with which way was made for him, was approaching the icon.
War and Peace(V4) By Leo Tolstoy Context
My aunt walked into that story, and walked out of it, a dread and awful personage; but there was one little trait in her behaviour which I liked to dwell on, and which gave me some faint shadow of encouragement.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens Context
Once, I had been taken to see some ghastly waxwork at the Fair, representing I know not what impossible personage lying in state.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens Context
Upon this Chichikov lost all patience, upset his chair, and bid her go to the devil; of which personage even the mere mention terrified her extremely.
Dead Souls By Nikolai Vasilievich Gogol Context
The feuds arising from this cause assumed at last such proportions that the ministry in Petersburg had found it necessary to send down a trusted personage with a commission to investigate it all on the spot.
Fathers and Children By Ivan Sergeevich Turgenev Context
The upper dress of this personage resembled that of his companion in shape, being a long monastic mantle; but the colour, being scarlet, showed that he did not belong to any of the four regular orders of monks.