for so I interpret the words QUINBUS FLESTRIN,) "after the strictest search
, we found only one great piece of coarse-cloth, large enough to be a foot-cloth for your majesty's chief room of state.
Ribby and Tabitha took her with them to keep her safely in sight, while they went on with their search
While Don Quixote examined the book, Sancho examined the valise, not leaving a corner in the whole of it or in the pad that he did not search
, peer into, and explore, or seam that he did not rip, or tuft of wool that he did not pick to pieces, lest anything should escape for want of care and pains; so keen was the covetousness excited in him by the discovery of the crowns, which amounted to near a hundred; and though he found no more booty, he held the blanket flights, balsam vomits, stake benedictions, carriers' fisticuffs, missing alforjas, stolen coat, and all the hunger, thirst, and weariness he had endured in the service of his good master, cheap at the price; as he considered himself more than fully indemnified for all by the payment he received in the gift of the treasure-trove.
For two days and nights he had explored their quarters and their dungeons in search
of his beloved princess only to fall into the hands of a party of Warhoons as he was about to leave, after assuring himself that Dejah Thoris was not a captive there.
The scientists were far inland, prosecuting their search
for the valuable commodity that native rumor upon the mainland had led them to believe might be found here in marketable quantity.
This was the Lord de Vere, who, when at home, was said to spend much of his time in the burial vault of his dead progenitors, rummaging their mouldy coffins in search
of all the earthly pride and vainglory that was hidden among bones and dust; so that, besides his own share, he had the collected haughtiness of his whole line of ancestry.
They proved to be a war party of Blackfeet, who, while in search
of the Crow tribe, had fallen upon the trail of Captain Bonneville on the Popo Agie, and dogged him to the Bighorn; but had been completely baffled by his vigilance.
Nay,' as the lama made some sort of protest, 'remember this is my Search
- the Search
for my Red Bull.
This nephew, whose name was Pennifeather, would listen to nothing like reason in the matter of "lying quiet," but insisted upon making immediate search
for the "corpse of the murdered man.
The sausage started in search
of wood, the bird made the fire, and the mouse put on the pot, and then these two waited till the sausage returned with the fuel for the following day.
Koner, triumphantly demonstrated the feasibility of the journey, its chances of success, the nature of the obstacles existing, the immense advantages of the aerial mode of locomotion, and found fault with nothing but the selected point of departure, which it contended should be Massowah, a small port in Abyssinia, whence James Bruce, in 1768, started upon his explorations in search
of the sources of the Nile.
for the aim of life had not merely disappeared temporarily- he felt that it no longer existed for him and could not present itself again.