1 The thick deep-gold lashes that set off the gray eyes of John Wilkes and Ashley were sparse and colorless in the faces of Honey and her sister India.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret MitcheGet Context In CHAPTER VI
2 Across the track was a pasture of dwarf clover and sparse lawn cut by earthy cow-paths; beyond its placid narrow green, the rough immensity of new stubble, jagged with wheat-stacks like huge pineapples.
Main Street By Sinclair LewisGet Context In CHAPTER XXIX
3 The moor is very sparsely inhabited, and those who live near each other are thrown very much together.
The Hound of the Baskervilles By Arthur Conan DoyleGet Context In Chapter 2. The Curse of the Baskervilles
4 The fact is that I could not believe it possible that the most remarkable horse in England could long remain concealed, especially in so sparsely inhabited a place as the north of Dartmoor.
The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan DoyleGet Context In I. The Adventure of Silver Blaze
5 Thereafter driving through broad streets sparsely lighted with lanterns, he arrived at the Governor's residence to find it illuminated as for a ball.
Dead Souls By Nikolai GogolGet Context In PART 1: CHAPTER I