1 No sewage, no street cleaning, and the Lutheran minister and the priest represent the arts and sciences.
2 Respectively, they represent attacks on the Sperm and Right Whale.
Moby Dick By Herman MelvilleGet Context In CHAPTER 56. Of the Less Erroneous Pictures of Whales, and...
3 Their plaintive and terrific cry, which was intended to represent equally the wailings of the dead and the triumph to the victors, had entirely ceased.
The Last of the Mohicans By James Fenimore CooperGet Context In CHAPTER 23
4 The songs of the slave represent the sorrows of his heart; and he is relieved by them, only as an aching heart is relieved by its tears.
The Narrative of the Life By Frederick DouglassGet Context In CHAPTER II
5 The hats of a regiment should properly represent the history of headgear for a period of years.
The Red Badge of Courage By Stephen CraneGet Context In Chapter 3
6 For helpers, issuing swiftly from the bushes, carrying hurdles, had enclosed the Queen's throne with screens papered to represent walls.
Between the Acts (1941) By Virginia WoolfGet Context In Unit 6
7 But who was to represent the Queen of Beauty and of Love on the present occasion no one was prepared to guess.
8 I will represent the official police until their arrival.
The Return of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan DoyleGet Context In IV. THE ADVENTURE OF THE SOLITARY CYCLIST
9 Watson, you are a British jury, and I never met a man who was more eminently fitted to represent one.
The Return of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan DoyleGet Context In XII. THE ADVENTURE OF THE ABBEY GRANGE
10 Should I bring it to a successful conclusion, it will certainly represent the crowning glory of my career.
The Return of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan DoyleGet Context In XIII. THE ADVENTURE OF THE SECOND STAIN
11 But, in truth, Pearl was the one as well as the other; and only in consequence of that identity had Hester contrived so perfectly to represent the scarlet letter in her appearance.
The Scarlet Letter By Nathaniel HawthorneGet Context In VII. THE GOVERNOR'S HALL
12 It was in vain to represent to her that some conveniences, tea perhaps included, resulted from this objectionable practice.
David Copperfield By Charles DickensGet Context In CHAPTER 1. I AM BORN
13 It was sad to see him struggling between his desire to represent it to me as a matter of choice on his part, and his inability to conceal that it was forced upon him.
David Copperfield By Charles DickensGet Context In CHAPTER 25. GOOD AND BAD ANGELS
14 But I leave my partner to represent the firm.
David Copperfield By Charles DickensGet Context In CHAPTER 35. DEPRESSION
15 Good sir, allow me to represent to you that I am a Government officer.
Dead Souls By Nikolai Vasilievich GogolGet Context In PART 1: CHAPTER IV