Having thus given the reader some idea of the actual state of the fur trade in the interior of our vast continent, and made him acquainted with the wild chivalry of the mountains, we will no longer delay the introduction
of Captain Bonneville and his band into this field of their enterprise, but launch them at once upon the perilous plains of the Far West.
He will carry this note himself, which is to serve as an introduction
to you, with whom he longs to be acquainted.
Jebb, with Introduction
and Supplementary Notes by J.
She immediately achieved the introduction
, and declared that she had never in her life seen anything so lovely as Mrs.
Browning is justly chargeable with "obscurity"--with a difficulty of manner, that is, beyond the intrinsic difficulty of his matter--it is very probable that an Introduction
to the study of his works, such as this of Mr.
Armed with this ominous letter of introduction
, I kicked a chair down against the folding-doors, by way of giving a preliminary knock to arouse the housekeeper's attention.
I am going to the Head Office; and I have got a letter of introduction
to the chief inspector in the detective department.
Strangers, on a first introduction
to her, were accustomed to wonder why she was not a man.
The feasting and merrymaking continued until late in the evening, when they separated to meet again the next morning and take part in the birthday celebration, to which this royal banquet was merely the introduction
We were provided with letters of introduction
, as a matter of course.
He was visiting San Francisco for his health, deluded man, and brought me a note of introduction
I want you to give me an introduction
to Miserrimus Dexter.
Such was my escape from the killing machine-toil, and my introduction
to the oyster pirates.
About two years ago, although the use of the ava was prevented, drunkenness from the introduction
of spirits became very prevalent.
If it has a bearing, information about it must be given either in the Introduction
or incidentally later on.