1 The immediate contingency overtook him, pulled him back from the edge of the theoretical abyss.
The Great Gatsby By F. Scott FitzgeraldGet Context In Chapter 7
2 Having never before taken any interest in educational questions, Alexey Alexandrovitch devoted some time to the theoretical study of the subject.
Anna Karenina(V2) By Leo TolstoyGet Context In PART 5: Chapter 24
3 My theoretical and his practical knowledge together could not have failed.
Mansfield Park By Jane AustenGet Context In CHAPTER XXXV
4 The reader will not be surprised if, for various reasons, we do not here treat in a thorough manner, from the theoretical point of view, the questions raised by socialism.
Les Misérables (V4) By Victor HugoGet Context In BOOK 1: CHAPTER IV—CRACKS BENEATH THE FOUNDATION
5 She knew he was right theoretically.
Lady Chatterley's Lover By D H LawrenceGet Context In Chapter 5
6 I should have thought so theoretically myself, but," and her eyes brightened as she spoke, "take it all and all, I never spent so happy a summer.
Mansfield Park By Jane AustenGet Context In CHAPTER XXII
7 They had been instructed theoretically in their religion, but never required to bring it into daily practice.
Mansfield Park By Jane AustenGet Context In CHAPTER XLVIII
8 Although Oliver had been brought up by philosophers, he was not theoretically acquainted with the beautiful axiom that self-preservation is the first law of nature.
Oliver Twist By Charles DickensGet Context In CHAPTER X
9 And he wanted to prove this theoretically in his book and practically on his land.
Anna Karenina(V1) By Leo TolstoyGet Context In PART 3: Chapter 29
10 The conference on a dramatic club theoretically included Kennicott, but he sat back, patting yawns, conscious of Fern's ankles, smiling amiably on the children at their sport.
Main Street By Sinclair LewisGet Context In CHAPTER XXVIII
11 From having the baleen in his mouth, the Fin-Back is sometimes included with the right whale, among a theoretic species denominated WHALEBONE WHALES, that is, whales with baleen.
Moby Dick By Herman MelvilleGet Context In CHAPTER 32. Cetology.
12 So far gone am I in the dark side of earth, that its other side, the theoretic bright one, seems but uncertain twilight to me.
Moby Dick By Herman MelvilleGet Context In CHAPTER 127. The Deck.