His professional brethren, each for himself, adopted various
hypotheses, more or less plausible, but all dressed out in a perplexing mystery of phrase, which, if it do not show a bewilderment of mind in these erudite physicians, certainly causes it in the unlearned peruser of their opinions.
Such heaped up platters of cakes of various
and almost indescribable kinds, known only to experienced Dutch housewives
It was a hint that I ought to be starting out to seek adventures and get up a reputation of a size to make me worthy of the honor of breaking a lance with Sir Sagramor, who was still out grailing, but was being hunted for by various
relief expeditions, and might be found any year, now.
The most plausible and persistent of all the various
inventors who snatched at Bell's laurels, was Elisha Gray.
The several States are in various
degrees addicted to agriculture and commerce.
As a nation we have made peace and war; as a nation we have vanquished our common enemies; as a nation we have formed alliances, and made treaties, and entered into various
compacts and conventions with foreign states.
Had the men been strangers, and therefore unable to exchange names, they would have silently exchanged ornaments, had their missions been peaceful--otherwise they would have exchanged shots, or have fought out their introduction with some other of their various
For as there are persons who, by conscious art or mere habit, imitate and represent various
objects through the medium of colour and form, or again by the voice; so in the arts above mentioned, taken as a whole, the imitation is produced by rhythm, language, or 'harmony,' either singly or combined.
The banquet was served up in primitive style: skins of various
kinds, nicely dressed for the occasion, were spread upon the ground; upon these were heaped up abundance of venison, elk meat, and mountain mutton, with various
bitter roots which the Indians use as condiments.
One of these last was extremely amusing in the imitations, she gave us in confidence, of various
highly-placed personages she was perpetually rushing off to Paris to interview in the interests of the cause - POR EL REY
This was constructed of light and elegant canes in a kind of open screenwork, tastefully adorned with bindings of variegated sinnate, which served to hold together its various
It occurred to me that a work of this kind might comprise a variety of those curious details, so interesting to me, illustrative of the fur trade; of its remote and adventurous enterprises, and of the various
people, and tribes, and castes, and characters, civilized and savage, affected by its operations.
We obtained a sufficient foundation for it by throwing into the slough some editions of books of morality, volumes of French philosophy and German rationalism; tracts, sermons, and essays of modern clergymen; extracts from Plato, Confucius, and various
Hindoo sages together with a few ingenious commentaries upon texts of Scripture,--all of which by some scientific process, have been converted into a mass like granite.
During the fifteen years of his literary life Poe was connected with various
newspapers and magazines in Richmond, Philadelphia and New York.
It was of lesser height than that on which the Castle was situated; but it was so placed that it commanded the various
hills that crowned the ridge.