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He was so enraged that he wrote Bernard Bernard instead of Bernard Bodley and had to begin again on a clean sheet.
As the young hunter approached it, he perceived that a stick had been planted on it, with a sheet of paper stuck in the cleft fork of it.
A Study In Scarlet By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
He picked out from his bundle a copy of the local Herefordshire paper, and having turned down the sheet he pointed out the paragraph in which the unfortunate young man had given his own statement of what had occurred.
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
There were some figures also upon a sheet of paper, with the names of some club friends opposite to them, from which it was conjectured that before his death he was endeavouring to make out his losses or winnings at cards.
The Return of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
Louis we had a big storm after midnight, with a power of thunder and lightning, and the rain poured down in a solid sheet.
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn By Mark Twain Context
At that moment the wind, as it were, surmounting all obstacles, sent the snow flying from the carriage roofs, and clanked some sheet of iron it had torn off, while the hoarse whistle of the engine roared in front, plaintively and gloomily.
Anna Karenina(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
When the crowd collected round him he seemed confused, but at the demand of the tall lad who had pushed his way up to him, he began in a rather tremulous voice to read the sheet from the beginning.
War and Peace(V4) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Ermolov, Miloradovich, Platov, and others in proximity to the French near Vyazma could not resist their desire to cut off and break up two French corps, and by way of reporting their intention to Kutuzov they sent him a blank sheet of paper in an envelope.
War and Peace(V5) By Leo Tolstoy Context
She dexterously takes the photograph from the pocket and throws it on the table before Bluntschli, who covers it with a sheet of paper under the very nose of Sergius, who looks on amazed, with his suspicions roused in the highest degree.
Arms and the Man By George Bernard Shaw Context
She sweeps a litter of disarranged papers out of her way; snatches a sheet of paper from her stationery case; and tries resolutely to write.
Pygmalion By George Bernard Shaw Context
Mayhew, who had never left their seats, brooded over the blurred carbon sheet which had been issued for their information.
Between the Acts (1941) By Virginia Woolf Context