1 It was more than a transformation; it was a transfiguration.
Les Misérables (V1) By Victor HugoGet Context In BOOK 7: CHAPTER III—A TEMPEST IN A SKULL
2 However, this quarter, which had a superannuated rather than an antique air, was tending even then to transformation.
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3 People were undergoing a transformation, almost without being conscious of it, through the movement of the age.
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4 This transformation took place last night.
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5 This is the will of that mysterious creation which is transformation on earth and transfiguration in heaven.
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6 Then a sort of sepulchral transformation straightened up this centenarian as erect as a young man.
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7 He was now, as we have said, three-and-thirty years of age, and his fourteen years' imprisonment had produced a great transformation in his appearance.
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8 As to Franz a strange transformation had taken place in him.
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9 Five minutes had sufficed to make a complete transformation in his appearance.
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10 We have seen how quietly Mademoiselle Danglars and Mademoiselle d'Armilly accomplished their transformation and flight; the fact being that every one was too much occupied in his or her own affairs to think of theirs.
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11 She who has once been a woman, and ceased to be so, might at any moment become a woman again, if there were only the magic touch to effect the transformation.
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12 The minister's own will, and Hester's will, and the fate that grew between them, had wrought this transformation.
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13 And Levin, to turn the conversation, explained to Darya Alexandrovna the theory of cow-keeping, based on the principle that the cow is simply a machine for the transformation of food into milk, and so on.
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14 Rank led me to expect a splendid transformation.
15 Now, fully revealed by the fire and candlelight, I was amazed, more than ever, to behold the transformation of Heathcliff.
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