She knew very little of Hannah's friends, except they were all richer than sin.
In general the richer western part is devoted to crops, and the eastern part to raising live-stock.
The houses of the richer classes are regularly built about an interior court.
The colors and sensations of the immortal world were richer on the senses, but the mortal world seemed raw, untamed.
It seems obvious that the lighter and poorer soils would benefit more than the heavier or richer soils by the extended growth of leguminous crops.
In the organization of the administrative machinery of these kingdoms, the higher power of the Hellene to adapt and combine had been operative; they were organisms of a richer, more complex type than the East had hitherto known.
These jobs can be market jobs that have the potential to make a person vastly richer, creating more and more wealth on the planet.
After an interval the polarization begins to be incomplete in the perpendicular direction, the light which reaches the eye when the nicol is set to minimum transmission being of a beautiful blue, much richer than anything that can be seen in the earlier stages.
The South African sub-region has a flora richer perhaps in number of species than any other; and these are often extremely local ant restricted in area.
Polygamy is almost confined to the richer classes.
Fine-grained galena is usually richer in silver than the coarsegrained.
But the big question is whether these same economics would apply in a world one hundred times richer than we are right now.
As the world grows richer, people will care more about how their food is made, how the animals are treated, whether the laborer who picked the food is paid a living wage.
Surely not more warmth of the same kind, as more and richer food, larger and more splendid houses, finer and more abundant clothing, more numerous, incessant, and hotter fires, and the like.
And when the farmer has got his house, he may not be the richer but the poorer for it, and it be the house that has got him.
Something always drew him toward those richer and more powerful than himself and he had rare skill in seizing the most opportune moment for making use of people.
Willie Wassermann had popped up, so to speak, on Thursday morning, so Dean was 65 dollars richer from the office pool.
88, 363), that the blue of the sky is a much richer colour than the blue of the first order.
The eastern parts of Australia are very much richer both in their botany and in their zoology than any of the other parts.
That obtained from the sessilefruited oak is richer in tannic acid than that yielded by Q.
More questionable was Josephs policy in closing and confiscating the property of 213 of the richer monasteries of the land.
Its arboreal vegetation is richer both in genera and species than that corresponding to it in the Old World.
It is even richer in more herbaceous plants tolerant of a hot summer; giant Umbelliferae (such as Ferula) are especially characteristic and yield gum-resins which have long been reckoned valuable.
The South American sub-region is perhaps richer in peculiar and distinctive types than either of the preceding.
The problems of geography had been lightened by the destructive criticism of the French cartographer D'Anville (who had purged the map of the world of the last remnants of traditional fact unverified by modern observations) and rendered richer by the dawn of the new era of scientific travel, when Kant brought his logical powers to bear upon them.
Queen Elizabeth continued his employment in diplomacy, and had he been richer he might have had an earldom.
It was larger and probably richer than - for example ' Silchester.
The urban population, divided into two categories according to their taxable wealth, elects delegates direct to the college of the government (Guberniya), and is thus represented in the second degree; but the system of division into categories, according not to the number of taxpayers but to the amount they pay, gives a great preponderance to the richer classes.
The Tonopah ores were richer in silver than in gold, the respective values in 1904 and 1905 being approximately in the proportion of three to one.
Those on the Germanic mark and on the allodium and beneficium) were models of learning and sagacity, all were dominated by his general idea and characterized by a total disregard for the results of such historical disciplines as diplomatic. From this crucible issued an entirely new work, less well arranged than the original, but richer in facts and critical comments.
The fauna, explored by Dybowski and Godlewski, and in 1900-2 by Korotnev, is much richer than it was supposed to be, and has quite an original character; but hypotheses as to a direct communication having existed between Lake Baikal and the Arctic Ocean during the Post-Tertiary or Tertiary ages are not proved.
The Carpathian system is richer in metallic ores than any other mountain system of Europe, and contains large quantities of gold, silver, copper, iron, lead, coal, petroleum, salt, zinc, &c., besides a great variety of useful mineral.
He was hampered, however, by want of funds, and his counsels were distracted by the affairs of Poland, which promised a richer booty than was likely to be gained by the anti-revolutionary crusade into France.
The cooling soon recommences and these crystals continue to form, but at lower and o°c lower temperatures because the still liquid part is becoming richer in B.
We thus learn that the bronzes referred to above, although chemically uniform when solid, are not so when they begin to solidify, but that the liquid deposits crystals richer in copper than itself, and therefore that the residual liquid becomes richer in tin.
He found his way to the university of Paris, where he supported himself by serving some of the richer students.
Fauna.Japan is an exception to the general rule that continents are richer in fauna than are their neighboring islands.
As in most continental towns, the custom of living in flats is prevalent in Vienna, where few except the richer nobles occupy an entire house.
Much that he wrote is quoted in Tabrizi's commentary on the Hamasa, which is still richer in extracts from the historical elucidations of early poems given by ar-Riyashi (d.
Asses of excellent quality are bred all over the country; they are much used as mounts by the richer townsmen.
Though almost waterless, it is in fact better wooded and richer in pasture than any part of the Hamad; the sand-hills are dotted with ghada, a species of tamarisk, and other bushes, and several grasses and succulent plants - among them the adar, on which sheep are said to feed for a month without requiring water - are found in abundance in good seasons.
The richer veins had evidently been long ago worked out, and nothing of sufficient value to justify further outlay was discovered.