It had many fine buildings and most of the amenities of a European town.
Appeared in 1841 under the title of the Amenities of Literature..
"But for you and me, old fellow, it's time to drop these amenities," continued Dolokhov, as if he found particular pleasure in speaking of this subject which irritated Denisov.
Port Elizabeth indeed possesses few natural amenities, but its golf links are reputed the finest in South Africa.
The deaf and the blind find it very difficult to acquire the amenities of conversation.
After the amenities were put to rest, Fred casually mentioned they were interested in Mr. Cleary, on Bascomb Place.
A few pieces of political satire show us French and English exchanging amenities on their mutual shortcomings.
Its amenities awoke both the enthusiasm and the scorn of many writers of antiquity.
In the choice of these spots two motives seem to have influenced him - the neighbourhood of a university or college, and the amenities of the situation.
The new nationalism of 1848 did not deprive the Jews of political rights, but it denied them both the amenities of friendly intercourse and the opportunity of distinction in the university, the army and the professions.
The amenities of Phoenix Park were enhanced in 1905 by the purchase for the crown of land extending along the Liffey from Island bridge to Chapelizod, which might otherwise have been built over.