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So perfect was the organisation of the society, and so systematic its methods, that there is hardly a case upon record where any man succeeded in braving it with impunity, or in which any of its outrages were traced home to the perpetrators.
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
We continued our systematic survey of the edge of the sodden portion of the moor, and soon our perseverance was gloriously rewarded.
The Return of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
It always gave me pain to observe that Steerforth treated him with systematic disparagement, and seldom lost an occasion of wounding his feelings, or inducing others to do so.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens Context
For the next eight or ten months, Oliver was the victim of a systematic course of treachery and deception.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens Context
The systematic manner in which this was done made me think that he could not mean to confine himself to two sides of London.
For weeks past she had been too listless and indifferent to set her possessions in order, but now she began to examine systematically the contents of her drawers and cupboard.
House of Mirth By Edith Wharton Context
Stooping over the dead man with distaste, she unbuttoned the remaining buttons of his jacket and systematically began rifling his pockets.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche Context
It is some systematized exhibition of the whale in his broad genera, that I would now fain put before you.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville Context
But there was nothing systematic about the programme, no appearance of prearrangement nor even premeditation.
The Awakening By Kate Chopin Context
The red stain of bastardy, which two centuries of systematic legal defilement of Negro women had stamped upon his race, meant not only the loss of ancient African chastity, but also the hereditary weight of a mass of corruption from white adulterers, threatening almost the obliteration of the Negro home.
The Souls of Black Folk By W. E. B. Du Bois Context
Miss Ophelia, in a few days, thoroughly reformed every department of the house to a systematic pattern; but her labors in all departments that depended on the cooperation of servants were like those of Sisyphus or the Danaides.
Uncle Tom's Cabin By Harriet Beecher Stowe Context