I will give you three thousand pistoles apiece
if I can have them by the day after tomorrow.
Doubtless, but not in the same way; every one has not black slaves, a princely retinue, an arsenal of weapons that would do credit to an Arabian fortress, horses that cost six thousand francs apiece
, and Greek mistresses.
Give Kala Nag and Nazim twelve foot of chain apiece
, and tell them to lay on twenty.
You would not think 1000 pounds apiece
an excessive sum for them?
As for the tower, I would have it two stories, of eighteen foot high apiece
, above the two wings; and a goodly leads upon the top,railed with statuas interposed; and the same tower to be divided into rooms, as shall be thought fit.
Then the peasants made up their minds that they too would fetch some sheep for themselves, a flock apiece
, but the mayor said: 'I come first.
No, I'm not going to see you fellows dance on nothing; I've another kind of ball apiece
for you, and one between 'em for the Braithwaites
Up the street apiece
he broke silence and said impressively: "It was a lie--that is my opinion of it
I ask you, Messer Cicero, and Messer Seneca, copies of whom, all dog's-eared, I behold scattered on the floor, what profits it me to know, better than any governor of the mint, or any Jew on the Pont aux Changeurs, that a golden crown stamped with a crown is worth thirty-five unzains of twenty-five sous, and eight deniers parisis apiece
, and that a crown stamped with a crescent is worth thirty-six unzains of twenty-six sous, six deniers tournois apiece
, if I have not a single wretched black liard to risk on the double-six
They were all on excellent terms with themselves, for Macalister had given them a good thing on the Stock Exchange, and Hayward and Lawson had made fifty pounds apiece
These three should shoot three arrows apiece
, and the one that shot the best should again be chosen.
And here was Peter capable five years ago of leaving only two hundred apiece
to his own brothers and sisters, and only a hundred apiece
to his own nephews and nieces: the Garths were not mentioned, but Mrs.
Hook, you remember, had sneered at the boys for thinking they needed a tree apiece
, but this was ignorance, for unless your tree fitted you it was difficult to go up and down, and no two of the boys were quite the same size.
Since the blacks were worth thirty dollars apiece
, or less, according to how much of their time had been worked out, Berande plantation could ill afford the loss.
Drinks were a dollar apiece
, gold rated at sixteen dollars an ounce; there were thirty in the house that accepted his invitation, and between every dance the house was Elam's guest.