He nodded as she plopped down at the desk and began to sketch on the paper, explaining as she drew.
She ripped off a piece of sketch paper and wrote down her address.
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.
He showed Gabriel the drawing of the different symbols with a sketch of the sun on one end and the ground on the other.
Scharer in his sketch of Nabataean history appended to Gesch.
The Light of Nature was republished with a biographical sketch by Tucker's grandson, Sir H.
There is a good sketch summarizing modern opinion by E.
I sent the sketch to the Companion as soon as it was finished; but I do not know that they will accept it.
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.
It was past dark fall when she finished, and she gazed at her last sketch, intrigued by it.
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.
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.
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).
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).
- lxvi.; Malachi), but a consecutive sketch is impossible.4 1 Thus a decree of Darius I.
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.
(an excellent sketch); v.
Approached it are such as cannot be omitted from any sketch of Gibbon, however brief.
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.
Da Fonseca, An Historical and Archaeological Sketch of Goa, Bombay, 1878).
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.
1-2), Paul proceeds now to sketch the ethical duties of Christians in the church (xii.
See a biographical sketch of John Langdon by Charles R.
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.