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As she uttered this exclamation, her eyes fell upon a corner of the garden, where traces of the wall having been scaled were visible.
Les Misérables (V1) By Victor Hugo Context
Before any sound had reached the watcher, who was sleeping in the grated cell which opened into the dormitory, the wall had, been pierced, the chimney scaled, the iron grating which barred the upper orifice of the flue forced, and the two redoubtable ruffians were on the roof.
Les Misérables (V4) By Victor Hugo Context
From another window open to the air came the sound of a piano, scale after scale rising into the treble.
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man By James Joyce Context
His softly padded feet played the melody while his fingers swept a scale of variations idly along the railings after each group of notes.
This question was enough to take Levin back to all the details of his work on the estate, which was on a large scale, and complicated.
Anna Karenina(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
In all operations on a large scale on this and his other estates, he kept to the simplest methods involving no risk, and in trifling details he was careful and exacting to an extreme degree.
Anna Karenina(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
But suddenly a storm came on, chromatic scales and diminished sevenths were heard in the orchestra, everyone ran off, again dragging one of their number away, and the curtain dropped.
War and Peace(V3) By Leo Tolstoy Context
The country seat at Bald Hills had been rebuilt, though not on the same scale as under the old prince.
War and Peace(V6) By Leo Tolstoy Context
And they sat on in the greenhouse, on the plank with the vine over them, listening to Miss La Trobe or whoever it was, practising her scales.
Between the Acts (1941) By Virginia Woolf Context