He nodded as she plopped down at the desk and began to sketch on the paper, explaining as she drew.
She started with a sketch of A'Ran and found she couldn't focus on anything else.
An excellent sketch of his life and works, by the Rev. R.
She ripped off a piece of sketch paper and wrote down her address.
He showed Gabriel the drawing of the different symbols with a sketch of the sun on one end and the ground on the other.
Of the above the first is the best general sketch and is rich in notes; the second somewhat chauvinistic but excellently written; the third the best work for scholars; the seventh; eighth and eleventh are valuable as being by contemporaries.
Before I left Boston, I was asked to write a sketch of my life for the Youth's Companion.
A remarkable example is a paragraph from Miss Keller's sketch in the Youth's Companion.
She waved her band in front of the access pad to her room and entered, crossing to grab her sketch book.
Scharer in his sketch of Nabataean history appended to Gesch.
There is a good sketch summarizing modern opinion by E.
The Light of Nature was republished with a biographical sketch by Tucker's grandson, Sir H.
From the early sketch I take a few passages which seem to me, without making very much allowance for difference in time, almost as good as anything she has written since:
He started to sketch something, paused then leaned forward with more interest and continued.
Comfortable in the plush office chair, she propped her feet up on her desk and continued to sketch until the picture began to look as she wanted it to.
It was past dark fall when she finished, and she gazed at her last sketch, intrigued by it.
There were easels, palettes, canvasses of every size, oils, water colors, sketch pads, pencil sets, brushes, virtually anything an artist would need.
Jahrhunderts (1875); and the sketch of his life in D.
Does not recognize the hexaemeron, and it is even doubtful whether the original sketch of Gen.
He took the sketch pad she handed him and awkwardly pushed the pages around, unaccustomed to a book.
One of the easels held the painting of the orchid and on the other sat a sketch of him.
Heath's sketch of Indianapolis in L.
24 §§ 3-7) gives a sketch of Basilides' school of thought, perhaps derived from Justin's Syntagma.
Also the sketch by I.
A sketch of his life appears in Cotton Mather's Magnalia (London, 1702); see also J.
A useful sketch of recent biographies is to be found in The Edinburgh Review (July 1906).
These are followed by a scathing sketch of Israel's religious career (xx.
In the specification of the patent applied for on the list of July 1877 he showed a sketch of an instrument which consisted of a diaphragm, with a small platinum patch in the centre for an electrode, against which a hard point, made of plumbago powder cemented together with india-rubber and vulcanized, was pressed by a long spring, the pressure of the carbon against the platinum disk being adjusted by a straining screw near the base of the spring.
2 An outline of the history of theism is reserved for Section IV.; but it has not proved possible to sketch the types of philosophy without introducing references to the history of philosophy and sometimes even to the history of theism as well.
" If there is a reading of the new theories of evolution in nature which revives rather than darkens hope in immortality and faith in God, Tennyson gave an early sketch of that tentative modern theism.
Stage the mouth is D, Sketch of exter- v, Velum.
4 Philosophy of History (1893), p. 103, where an interesting sketch of the growth of the idea of progress is to be found.
Taking into account existing animals and plants alone, it became obvious that they fell into groups which were more or less sharply separated from one another; and, moreover, that even See the " Historical Sketch " prefixed to the last edition of the Origin of Species.
Such a system of classification, although convenient, is not the most natural one, and a sketch of the system which better expresses the relationships between the various subdivisions is given here.
This sketch of an enormous subject shuws us that the pathology of plants is a special department of the study of variations which threaten injury to the plant, and passes imperceptibly into the study of variations in general.
The order in which the various subjects are treated in the following sketch is the natural succession from fundamental to dependent facts, which corresponds also to the evolution of the diversities of the earth's crust and of its inhabitants.
Markham, General Sketch of the History of Persia (London, 1874).
See a biographical sketch of John Langdon by Charles R.
1-2), Paul proceeds now to sketch the ethical duties of Christians in the church (xii.
188), wrote a sketch of geography in six books.
Da Fonseca, An Historical and Archaeological Sketch of Goa, Bombay, 1878).
He describes the safe and happy establishment of the people in their own land.
The following sketch of the manufacturing industry of France takes account chiefly of those of its branches which are capable in some degree of localization.
The Code forms the backbone of the skeleton sketch which is here reconstructed.
See The Writings of Hugh Swinton Legare (2 vols., Charleston, S.C., 1846), edited by his sister, Mrs Mary Bullen, who contributed a biographical sketch; and two articles by B.
Holloway, Indianapolis, a Historical and Statistical Sketch (Indianapolis, 1870); the Indianapolis Board of Trade's Report on the Industries of Indianapolis (1889); Civic Studies of Indianapolis (Indianapolis, 1907 seq.), edited by Arthur W.
A "campaign" biography was published by Lew Wallace (Philadelphia, 1888), and a sketch of his life may be found in Presidents of the United States (New York, 1894), edited by James Grant Wilson.
In the following pages we shall not attempt to do more than to sketch in very succinct outline the general results of investigation into the origins and growth of Hebrew religion.
Approached it are such as cannot be omitted from any sketch of Gibbon, however brief.
(Boston, 1858); the appreciative sketch by J.
(an excellent sketch); v.
Many attempts have been made to present a satisfactory sketch of the early history and to do justice to (a) the patriarchal narratives, (b) the exodus from Egypt and the Israelite invasion, and (c) the rise of the monarchy.
- lxvi.; Malachi), but a consecutive sketch is impossible.4 1 Thus a decree of Darius I.
An ardent anti-renter in his boyhood and youth, he wrote A History of Delaware County and the Border Wars of New York, containing a Sketch of the Early Settlements in the County, and A History of the Late Anti-Rent Difficulties in Delaware (Roxbury, 1856).
I had intended to write the sketch during my vacation: but I was not well, and I did not feel able to write even to my friends.
Do you have sketch pads here?