1 We accordingly brought him back to the deck and restored him to animation by rubbing him with brandy and forcing him to swallow a small quantity.
2 This was a new scene to us mountaineers; the majestic oaks, the quantity of game, and the herds of stately deer were all novelties to us.
3 Oppressed by the recollection of my various misfortunes, I now swallowed double my usual quantity and soon slept profoundly.
4 She had drunk a quantity of champagne and during the course of her song she had decided ineptly that everything was very very sad--she was not only singing, she was weeping too.
5 But there was a quantity of chalk about our country, and perhaps the people neglected no opportunity of turning it to account.
6 Rather tall, of a lithe nimble figure, extremely pale, with large faded eyes, and a quantity of streaming hair.
7 So now, as an infallible way of making little ease great ease, I began to contract a quantity of debt.
8 Here, Mr. Trabb had taken unto himself the best table, and had got all the leaves up, and was holding a kind of black Bazaar, with the aid of a quantity of black pins.
9 As to the quantity of wine, his post-office was as indifferent and ready as any other post-office for its quantity of letters.
10 I saw by his tilting of the bottle that there was no great quantity left in it.
11 We had a merry game, not made the less merry by the Doctor's mistakes, of which he committed an innumerable quantity, in spite of the watchfulness of the butterflies, and to their great aggravation.
David Copperfield By Charles DickensContext Highlight In CHAPTER 16. I AM A NEW BOY IN MORE SENSES THAN ONE
12 The milkman, after shaking his head at her darkly, released her chin, and with anything rather than good-will opened his can, and deposited the usual quantity in the family jug.
David Copperfield By Charles DickensContext Highlight In CHAPTER 27. TOMMY TRADDLES
13 The quantity of walking exercise I took, was not in this respect attended with its usual consequence, as the disappointment counteracted the fresh air.
David Copperfield By Charles DickensContext Highlight In CHAPTER 28. Mr. MICAWBER'S GAUNTLET
14 I found Uriah in possession of a new, plaster-smelling office, built out in the garden; looking extraordinarily mean, in the midst of a quantity of books and papers.
David Copperfield By Charles DickensContext Highlight In CHAPTER 39. WICKFIELD AND HEEP
15 Now, I add this small quantity of blood to a litre of water.
A Study In Scarlet By Arthur Conan DoyleContext Highlight In PART I: CHAPTER I. MR. SHERLOCK HOLMES