1 If there is a volcano at Lisbon it cannot be elsewhere.
2 Each square was a volcano attacked by a cloud; lava contended with lightning.
Les Misérables (V2) By Victor HugoGet Context In BOOK 1: CHAPTER X—THE PLATEAU OF MONT-SAINT-JEAN
3 Its laugh is the mouth of a volcano which spatters the whole earth.
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4 The globe does not perish, because it has these wounds, craters, eruptions, sulphur pits, here and there, nor because of a volcano which ejects its pus.
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5 There is also a difference in the intensity of heat; insurrection is often a volcano, revolt is often only a fire of straw.
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6 An observer, a dreamer, the author of this book, who had gone to get a near view of this volcano, found himself in the passage between the two fires.
Les Misérables (V4) By Victor HugoGet Context In BOOK 10: CHAPTER IV—THE EBULLITIONS OF FORMER DAYS
7 They knew they were sitting on a volcano, but until that volcano erupted there was nothing they could do.
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8 With the world a possible volcano, the husbandmen were plowing at the base of the mountain.
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9 He folded his arms, tightly pressed in his lips, but a whole volcano of bitter feelings burned in his bosom, and sent streams of fire through his veins.
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10 "Wal, it seems quite as plain a text, stranger," said John the drover, "to poor fellows like us, now;" and John smoked on like a volcano.
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11 But immediately through this opening twenty more shots were fired, and the flame, rushing up like fire from the crater of a volcano, soon reached the tapestry, which it quickly devoured.
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12 The fire crackled, and the smoke ascended like the dull vapor from a volcano; but still no prisoner fell down, as they expected.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre DumasGet Context In Chapter 98. The Bell and Bottle Tavern.
13 An explosion of a smouldering volcano long suppressed, was the result of an internal contest more easily conceived than described.
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14 We cannot live forever on such a volcano.
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15 "Yes, a regular volcano," said the count.
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