1 His pallor was so peculiar, that it seemed to pertain to one who had been long entombed, and who was incapable of resuming the healthy glow and hue of life.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre DumasGet Context In Chapter 31. Italy: Sinbad the Sailor.
2 But to all these her old antiquities, were added new and marvellous features, pertaining to the wild business that for more than half a century she had followed.
Moby Dick By Herman MelvilleGet Context In CHAPTER 16. The Ship.
3 An Irish author avers that the Earl of Leicester, on bended knees, did likewise present to her highness another horn, pertaining to a land beast of the unicorn nature.
Moby Dick By Herman MelvilleGet Context In CHAPTER 32. Cetology.
4 This done, the carpenter received orders to have the leg completed that night; and to provide all the fittings for it, independent of those pertaining to the distrusted one in use.
Moby Dick By Herman MelvilleGet Context In CHAPTER 106. Ahab's Leg.
5 As regarded the shipmaster, however, all was looked upon as pertaining to the character, as to a fish his glistening scales.
The Scarlet Letter By Nathaniel HawthorneGet Context In XXI. THE NEW ENGLAND HOLIDAY
6 I am in high repute for my accomplishment in all pertaining to the art, and am joined with eleven others in reporting the debates in Parliament for a Morning Newspaper.
David Copperfield By Charles DickensGet Context In CHAPTER 43. ANOTHER RETROSPECT
7 It is the same in things pertaining purely to civilization; the instinct of the masses, clear-sighted to-day, may be troubled to-morrow.
Les Misérables (V4) By Victor HugoGet Context In BOOK 10: CHAPTER II—THE ROOT OF THE MATTER
8 Mr. Campbell is a merchant and banker, and had had little experience in dealing with matters pertaining to education.
Up From Slavery: An Autobiography By Booker T. WashingtonGet Context In Chapter VIII.
9 Like all that pertains to crime, it seemed never to have known a youthful era.
The Scarlet Letter By Nathaniel HawthorneGet Context In I. THE PRISON DOOR
10 Bruce, the Lady Principal, the widow of the late ex-senator Bruce, is a member of the council, and represents in it all that pertains to the life of the girls at the school.
Up From Slavery: An Autobiography By Booker T. WashingtonGet Context In Chapter XV.
11 All that pertained to nature was sweet, or simply grand; while those parts which depended on the temper and movements of man were lively and playful.
The Last of the Mohicans By James Fenimore CooperGet Context In CHAPTER 15