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  • It's late and I have to get up early tomorrow.

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  • It was early in the spring, just after I had learned to speak.

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  • I never eat this early in the morning.

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  • He left early each Friday afternoon, often returning late on Monday morning.

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  • It was early morning when Howie first intruded.

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  • They used to hang in long festoons from our porch, filling the whole air with their fragrance, untainted by any earthy smell; and in the early morning, washed in the dew, they felt so soft, so pure, I could not help wondering if they did not resemble the asphodels of God's garden.

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  • They finally arrived in Springtown in the early afternoon.

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  • It's a little early, but twins tend to have their own schedule.

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  • In these early days of the Internet Renaissance, the number of great masters is in the tens of thousands, not the hundreds.

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  • Even after my illness I remembered one of the words I had learned in these early months.

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  • I know by now, if he wins he comes back early to brag about it, but if he stays out till morning it means he's lost and will come back in a rage.

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  • Early cars tried to be faster and faster, to break the 60 mph barrier.

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  • Another favourite haunt of mine was the orchard, where the fruit ripened early in July.

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  • I got up early and bathed in the pond; that was a religious exercise, and one of the best things which I did.

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  • I had found a few early violets in the garden and brought them to my teacher.

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  • Those early compositions were mental gymnastics.

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  • The sun set too early on the autumn day, and she finished the trip to Doolin in darkness.

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  • And so at an early age, you took a wife, started having children, and supported yourself by farming.

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  • Many incidents of those early years are fixed in my memory, isolated, but clear and distinct, making the sense of that silent, aimless, dayless life all the more intense.

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  • He came along early, crossing my bean-field, though without anxiety or haste to get to his work, such as Yankees exhibit.

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  • An Englishwoman who saw the process in Turkey in the early 1700s brought it back to England, where it was proven to be effective.

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  • All my early lessons have in them the breath of the woods--the fine, resinous odour of pine needles, blended with the perfume of wild grapes.

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  • As often happens in early youth, especially to one who leads a lonely life, he felt an unaccountable tenderness for this young man and made up his mind that they would be friends.

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  • I'm going to bed early.

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  • Jonathan was up early and ready to go, so Alex hurriedly showered and dressed.

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  • The library was her refuge, though he had to wonder why she was up so early again.

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  • I have an extensive library of very old recipe books, including several "autographs"—original, handwritten, unpublished, personal cookbooks—that date back to the early 1700s.

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  • After my teacher, Miss Sullivan, came to me, I sought an early opportunity to lock her in her room.

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  • The doctor, whether from lack of means or because he did not like to part from his young wife in the early days of their marriage, took her about with him wherever the hussar regiment went and his jealousy had become a standing joke among the hussar officers.

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  • Early in the morning of the sixth of October Pierre went out of the shed, and on returning stopped by the door to play with a little blue- gray dog, with a long body and short bandy legs, that jumped about him.

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  • The Transandine line, designed to open railway communication between Buenos Aires and Valparaiso, was so far completed early in 1909 that on the Argentine side only the summit tunnel, 2 m.

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  • This habit of assimilating what pleased me and giving it out again as my own appears in much of my early correspondence and my first attempts at writing.

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  • Who would not be early to rise, and rise earlier and earlier every successive day of his life, till he became unspeakably healthy, wealthy, and wise?

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  • They disappeared into the forest, and Count Orlov-Denisov, having seen Grekov off, returned, shivering from the freshness of the early dawn and excited by what he had undertaken on his own responsibility, and began looking at the enemy camp, now just visible in the deceptive light of dawn and the dying campfires.

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  • I'll be leaving early tomorrow morning to relieve Carmen, so I'll drop you off at Katie's.

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  • I don't want to put her to bed too early, though.

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  • His early crimes were rape and that's what caused his arrest.

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  • After early toast, cereal, and requisite coffee, we were on our way.

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  • Reverend Humphries called me a cab after an early pancake breakfast he insisted on cooking.

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  • He came in a little after us, early.

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  • At an early age he became a tile-burner.

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  • Or early climatologists who made their own daily observations of precipitation and barometric pressure, interpreting as well as collecting readings.

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  • In the early 1900s, we learned about blood types, vitamins, and Alzheimer's disease, and invented the electrocardiograph.

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  • In the early 1800s, fertilizer companies sprang up using bone meal as the principle agent.

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  • Early in the year 1806 Nicholas Rostov returned home on leave.

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  • Early in the winter Denisov also came back and stayed with them.

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  • Rostov felt so ill at ease and uncomfortable with Boris that, when the latter looked in after supper, he pretended to be asleep, and early next morning went away, avoiding Boris.

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  • In the early days of October another envoy came to Kutuzov with a letter from Napoleon proposing peace and falsely dated from Moscow, though Napoleon was already not far from Kutuzov on the old Kaluga road.

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  • She didn't chide me for calling early.

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  • That Chesterfield was early a thriving centre is shown by the charter of John Lord Wake, lord of the manor, granting a gild merchant to the town.

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  • The assassin was at once killed by the attendants who rushed in, and Henry died early on the following day.

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  • It appears in early times, when Thessaly was mainly governed by a few aristocratic families, as an important city under the rule of the Aleuadae, whose authority extended over the whole district of Pelasgiotis.

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  • He was now sent on an important mission to India; he left England in September 1769, but the ship in which he sailed was lost at sea late in 1770 or early in 1771.

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  • The large number of Slavonic local names in Albania, even in districts where no trace of a Slavonic population exists, bears witness to the extensive Servian and Bulgarian immigrations in the early middle ages, but the original inhabitants gradually ousted or assimilated the invaders.

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  • This conference adopted an address to the queen expressing its loyalty and attachment, and submitting certain resolutions which affirmed the desirability of an early union, under the crown, of the Australasian colonies, on principles just to all, and provided that the remoter Australasian colonies should be entitled to admission upon terms to be afterwards agreed upon, and that steps should be taken for the appointment of delegates to a national Australasian convention, to consider and report upon an adequate scheme for a federal convention.

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  • As early as the beginning of the 9th century Ameland was a lordship of the influential family of Cammingha who held immediately of the emperor, and in recognition of their independence the Amelanders were in 1369 declared to be neutral in the fighting between Holland and Friesland, while Cromwell made the same declaration in 1654 with respect to the war between England and the United Netherlands.

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  • The pre-Socratics may be classed as naïve materialists in this sense; though, as at that early period the contrast between matter and spirit had not been' fully realized and matter was credited with properties that belong to life, it is usual to apply the term hylozoism to the earliest stage of Greek metaphysical theory.

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  • Ulster (Uladh) was one of the early provincial kingdoms of Ireland, formed, according to the legendary chronicles, at the Milesian conquest of the island ten centuries before Christ, and given to the descendants of Ir, one of the sons of Mileadh.

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  • After the decline of the power of Rome, the dominant force in Asiatic commerce and navigation was Persia, and from that time onward, until the arrival of the Portuguese upon the scene early in the 16th century the spice trade, whose chief emporia were in or near the Malay Peninsula, was in Persian or Arab hands.

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  • Only less important and only less early to be established in Vermont was the quarrying of granite, which began in 1812, but which has been developed chiefly since 1880, largely by means of the building of "granite railroads" which connect each quarry with a main railway line - a means of transportation as important as the logging railways of the Western states and of Canada.

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  • The comparatively rapid growth of the tree is its great recommendation to the planter; it is best raised from acorns sown on the spot, as they are very bitter and little liable to the attacks of vermin; the tree sends down a long tap-root, which should be curtailed by cutting or early transplanting, if the young trees are to be removed.

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  • Radermacher assigns the Asinaria to a date as early as 212 B.C. Of the extant plays the Cistellaria and the Stichus must be associated with the Miles as comparatively early works; for the former was clearly produced before (though not long before) the conclusion of the Second Punic War, see 1.201 seq.; and the Stichus is proved by its didascalia to have been produced in 200 B.C. The Pseudolus and the Truculentus fall within the last seven years of his life.

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  • Richard Strauss, in his edition of Berlioz's works on Instrumentation, paradoxically characterizes the classical orchestral style as that which was derived from chamber-music. Now it, is true that in Haydn's early days orchestras were small and generally private; and that the styles of orchestral and chamber music were not distinct; but surely nothing is clearer than that the whole history of the rise of classical chamber-music lies in its rapid differentiation from the coarse-grained orchestral style with which it began.

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  • Since the early days of international telegraphy, conferences of representatives of government telegraph departments and companies have been held from time to time (Paris 1865, Vienna 1868, Rome 1871 and 1878, St Petersburg 1875, London 1879, Berlin 1885,1885, Paris 1891, Buda Pesth 1896, London 1903).

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  • Experiments bearing on this subject were subsequently made by a great number of investigators.4 Page's discovery is of considerable importance in connexion with the theory of action of various forms of telephone, and was a very important feature in the early attempts by Reis to transit music and speech.

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  • In all the upland valleys of the Abruzzi snow begins to fall early in November, and heavy storms occur often as late as May; whole communities are shut out for months from any intercourse with their neighbours, and some villages are so long buried in snow that regular passages are made between the different houses for the sake of communication among the inhabitants.

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  • High districts covered with oaks and chestnuts succeed to this almost tropical vegetation; a little higher up and we reach the elevated regions of the Pollino and the Sila, covered with firs and pines, and affording rich pastures even in the midst of summer, when heavy dews and light frosts succeed each other in July and August, and snow begins to appear at the end of September or early in October.

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  • Unfortunately several of these fertile tracts suffer severely from malaria (q.v.), and especially the great plain adjoining the Gulf of Tarentum, which in the early ages of history was surrounded by a girdle of Greek cities—some of which attained to almost unexampled prosperity—has for centuries past been given up to almost complete desolation.

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  • The great beauty and fertility of the country, as well as the charm of its climate, undoubtedly attracted, even in early ages, successive swarms of invaders from the north, who sometimes drove out the previous occupants of the most favored districts, at others reduced them to a state of serfdom, or settled down in the midst of them, until the two races gradually coalesced.

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  • It would follow, on the other hand, that what is called Oscan represented the language of the invading Sabines (more correctly Safines), whose racial affinities would seem to be of a distinctly more northern cast, and to mark them, like the Dorians or Achaeans in Greece, as an early wave of the invaders who more than once in later history havevitally influenced the fortunes of the tempting southern land into which they forced their way.

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  • Early in the 10th century the papacy fell into the hands of a noble family, known eventually as the counts of Tusculum, who almost succeeded in rendering the office hereditary, and in uniting the civil and ecclesiastical functions of the city under a single member of their house.

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  • Early in 1795 the burghers of the town and district rose in revolt against the Dutch East India Company, proclaimed a "free republic," and elected a so-styled national assembly.

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  • Early in May, the oaks, hickories, maples, and other trees, just putting out amidst the pine woods around the pond, imparted a brightness like sunshine to the landscape, especially in cloudy days, as if the sun were breaking through mists and shining faintly on the hillsides here and there.

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  • Come back early to dinner, cried several voices.

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  • From early morning the smart clean troops were on the move, forming up on the field before the fortress.

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  • Natasha had not had a moment free since early morning and had not once had time to think of what lay before her.

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  • But not to speak of her alone, that early and terrible death has had the most beneficent influence on me and on my brother in spite of all our grief.

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  • The old count went home, and Natasha and Petya promised to return very soon, but as it was still early the hunt went farther.

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  • Early in the morning of the twelfth of June he came out of his tent, which was pitched that day on the steep left bank of the Niemen, and looked through a spyglass at the streams of his troops pouring out of the Vilkavisski forest and flowing over the three bridges thrown across the river.

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  • Since his current office was directly across from their bedroom, it seemed a better place for babies that Alex said could be born early.

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  • The Ouray Rescue Squad held an annual fund raising breakfast each Fourth of July, enabling the Deans to share an early meal of eggs, sausage, and fixings in the company of friends and neighbors.

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  • By the time the Deans arrived, the crowd was already several deep, the hoses drawn, and the early participants chatting nervously.

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  • They gathered ponchos and a blanket, just in case afternoon showers arrived a bit early.

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  • It was early in the season for the little fellows—they usually stayed outside until the cold weather coaxed them indoors.

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  • It is an arduous race, for only the fittest, yet the race is always booked early to its maximum.

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  • But he wasn't even in Ouray between the early 1940's, when he was a child visiting summers, and 1980, when he started coming back after his brother died.

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  • The realization struck Cynthia, too, and as neither had slept particularly well, both plodded through the early morning chores with few words passing between them.

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  • If his destination was the courthouse, he was an hour early.

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  • There was a chill in the early day air as Dean drove the topless Jeep north through town as Ouray was waking up.

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  • I got a call early this morning to fill in for a while.

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  • Fred slipped out early to renew his social life while the Deans ate soup and sandwiches.

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  • Fred returned early and was informed of the new developments.

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  • The Deans rose at their usual early hour.

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  • Brandon Westlake, the only other guest of long standing, was off on an early morning photo shoot but an unexpected prodigal returned to Bird Song just as the second batch of cinnamon rolls rolled out of the oven.

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  • I looked in the late 1930's and early '40's but nothing much caught my eye.

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  • Carmen left early to pick up Destiny so that Katie could go see Alex.

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  • The nurse said he was up early, which was probably an indication he was looking forward to going home.

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  • His new schedule often sent him to bed early and kept him there until the last moment.

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  • Logan's taking off work early today, so we can have a long weekend at the beach.

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  • It was too early for the silver shop to be open.

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  • She lay down on her back to watch the sun set and didn't move until he returned early the next morning to toss stinky fish beside her.

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  • Bit early fo' the tours to be comin' up this way.

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  • She shook out her arms and stretched, cold in the early morning air.

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  • He tore apart a demon and stood breathless, seeking his next opponent, only to see the body-strewn park was empty of living demons in the early morning light.

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  • The cold early winter wind dried the tears on his face and made his cheeks stiff.

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  • Talal shook her awake far too early.

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  • As if he sensed her irritation at the early hour, a look of amusement crossed his face, visible in the shift of his eyebrows.

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  • A'Ran stood, furious the timing was early.

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  • As he emerged into the early morning sun, he was again surprised to see clouds already forming over the eastern horizon.

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  • So were early autumn frosts and late spring freezes.

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  • Maybe she wanted to get an early start.

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  • Now the jeep road was closed, as it had been since early fall and would remain so until June, locked in its privacy by several feet of accumulated snow.

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  • Fred and his juvenile helpers had located a picture of Reverend Martin and his wife in an old museum collection of early Ouray papers and photos.

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  • With the ice climbing festival about to open a lot of the climbers are arriving early.

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  • Miss Worthington is letting him get an early start.

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  • In the late seventies and early eighties scaling these challenging surfaces really caught on.

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  • Usually there were few cars at the site but now, with the early festival climbers in town, the parking lot at the curve of the county road was filled.

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  • Kind of beating the horse to the front of the pack a bit early in the race, isn't she?

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  • It's early morning now and the noise of the loading of the pack animals down at Ashenfelter's stables has woken me.

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  • Some of our guests are apparently leaving early.

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  • He probably got an early start on his own sisters down on God's little acre.

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  • Cynthia was troubled with a headache and tried to catch an extra half-hour of sleep as Dean served breakfast to the early risers, Penny, Mick and two of the other climbers.

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  • He did the dishes as well, hoping for an early reprieve from her justified anger.

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  • Fred had taken care of the early morning chores as Dean poured himself his first cup of coffee, dreading the inquisition he knew would be forthcoming from the old man.

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  • There wasn't near as much snow early yesterday and it's too loosely packed to provide much of a cushion.

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  • Franny had been first on the scene behind Dean, dressed only in panties, her arms covering her tiny breasts, shivering as much at the sight as the chill of the early winter morning.

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  • Now, thanks to an early February thaw, it was warm enough to haul out the front porch rockers and pretend it was summer in the warmth of the mid-afternoon sun.

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  • It was early September, and he felt no more beautiful place existed than New England in the fall.

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  • It was still early, but he would hang back for a bit and check things out thoroughly before going into action.

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  • I need to be up early tomorrow.

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  • She smiled and blushed as he added, "You know, you really could spend the night and leave early tomorrow."

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  • Would you mind coming a little early Friday?

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  • That still leaves enough time to have an early dinner on Bourbon Street.

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  • Connor and Sarah turned in early.

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  • When they returned home Elisabeth said, I'm afraid we're going to have to eat early.

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  • He arrived a half hour early and could barely contain his anxiety.

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  • Miriam wanted to return to the hotel fairly early since she had an early flight.

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  • Still, no mater how early she got up, the stove was always burning and Alex preceded her to the dairy.

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  • The outline of the dairy was dim in the early dawn light, but the intermittent barking from Brutus was like a beacon.

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  • I was concerned that you would insist on checking out too early, so I stopped by the office to see what arrangements could be made for paying your bill.

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  • She woke early the next morning and dressed, making a trip to the office before Alex arrived.

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  • Lana cracked an eye open wide enough to see it was too early for her alarm to sound.

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  • Toby emerged from the early morning shadows of the forest.

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  • He added it was too damned hot for this early in May.

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  • He was slowly picking pieces of Styrofoam flotsam from his early morning cup of black coffee.

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  • White days weren't supposed to show up until at least July, certainly not in early May.

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  • Dean, who'd been on the force for their entire tenure, was used to their early morning bickering and paid no attention.

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  • Jeffrey Byrne, age 38, of 156 Maid Marian Lane, Parkside, apparently drowned in the early morning hours of Tuesday, May fourth while on a business trip in Norfolk, Virginia.

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  • She was in her early thirties, overweight, dimpled, and dressed in a flowered shirt and slacks.

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  • Jeffrey Byrne had telephoned home in early evening, his usual practice when he was traveling on business trips.

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  • He was to return after some early morning business, the next day, Tuesday—same day, I guess—he died after midnight, Tuesday.

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  • Dean felt a movement behind him and looked up to see a young man in his early twenties looking down at him.

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  • Marian, it's too early for a definitive answer, but don't give away your old golf outfit just yet.

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  • Most trips commenced early in the week if the destination was closer, and Byrne was home by late Wednesday or Thursday.

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  • Fred had taken the geezer bus to Atlantic City—ten free silver dollars plus a free meal—so Dean was on his own for the early evening.

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  • The lunchtime pastrami more than eliminated the need for an early dinner, so he drove home, changed into shorts and set out at a leisurely pace on his 18-speed touring bike.

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  • Early on they had attempted to find some modicum of com­mon ground in the relationship aside from raw, physical sex.

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  • No. Just the opposite, but it's too early to be positive.

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  • The early morning fog blanketing eastern Pennsylvania was thicker than the frosting on grandma's cake, but no thicker than the early morning fog shrouding David Dean's sleep-deprived brain.

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  • Hunter opened the drape, painting Jeffrey Byrne's sparse belongings in early afternoon sunlight.

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  • It would cost the price of a car payment for the early evening special, if the posh place had such a thing!

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  • It was still early when the group left Café Richard, but to Dean's surprise Fred suggested Dean drop him off before taking Cynthia Byrne back to Sherwood Forest.

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  • After offering condolences for Randy's father, Dean added, "It's a little early for a Saturday night, isn't it?"

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  • Funny. Look, some folks check out early.

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  • He could have checked in early and had the gal meet him.

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  • It was located around the corner from headquarters and he was early anyway.

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  • The federal agent was interested to learn Vinnie and Dean had played sports together, but Dean put to early rest any misconcep­tion about his prowess on the playing field.

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  • As it was early in the evening, there were few customers in the room.

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  • He considered sneaking out the back door but it was still early and the look on Rita's face told him he'd better behave.

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  • Jeffrey Byrne spent Tuesday and Wednesday in early March in Scranton.

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  • It was still early and Dean figured they'd get back to Parkside in time for a few hours of biking.

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  • Hopefully it would be an early spring.

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  • What was he doing there so early in the morning?

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  • In fact, I was calling to tell you that I'm coming home early.

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  • If I get in early enough, I'll try to catch an earlier flight.

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  • Maybe having one mother leave and not come back ... no, surely they couldn't reason that early in life.

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  • He fished around in the remains of Darian and yanked free something that glimmered silver in the early morning light.

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  • It was too early for the vamps to be up.

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  • The station nearest the portal had called him with the previous evening's activity report early in the morning.

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  • By noon, the dark clouds made the sky as dark as early evening.

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  • He breathed deeply of the early summer air and closed his eyes, enjoying the smell of the horse and sound of creaking leather.

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  • Dad had taught her early that it was a weapon, not a toy.

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  • They arrived thirty minutes early, but there were already people waiting to get in.

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  • They were supposed to get up early so that Alex could help her scout out a trail before church.

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  • The next morning Katie arrived early to collect Destiny and the twins.

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  • As for the four-legged ones, they're actually feral hogs – descendents of early livestock that went wild.

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  • In fact, it was Felipa who made the announcement – that she was taking an early flight back home.

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  • I was going to get you a dog, but I thought maybe it was too early.

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  • I finished everything a little early.

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  • Clarissa must have had to leave early.

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  • Whatever the case, she was up early the next morning.

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  • Thanks for the offer, but I think I'll go to bed early tonight.

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  • I want to start on this grass early tomorrow morning while it's cool.

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  • With one last look over his shoulder, he stepped into the early morning air.

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  • He slowed as he neared the tavern, taking in the amount of armed men gathered outside at such an early time.

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  • If she was early, she was on stealth mode.

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  • I got here early and was reading the highlighted portions of one of your psychology books.

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  • This is –" "Great, well we'll be about half an hour early.

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  • Jessi arrived fifteen minutes early the next day, in case Xander or Ingrid called in a substitute after she quit.

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  • Losing his family at such an early age, I understand why, she said, thoughts on her cousins.

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  • They were early for an after party, but he wasn't concerned.

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  • Back at the quiet Texas compound, where the early evening and open space made her feel a little less trapped by her situation.

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  • Completely unguarded, her gray eyes were large and clear in the early morning light and her features relaxed.

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  • Each of these influences, which early in life must have been familiar to him, tempered and modified the other.

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  • In 1872 he was promoted commander at what was an exceptionally early age, but he died on the 17th of December 1874 of brain fever.

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  • Its importance, however, is of comparatively modern growth and in the early history of Wurttemberg it was overshadowed by Cannstatt, the central situation of which on the Neckar seemed to mark it out as the natural capital of the country.

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  • In his early thought he followed Averroes, but afterwards modified his views so far as to make himself acceptable to the orthodox Catholics.

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  • His early years were passed at Anagni.

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  • But during the whole of this active life, many details of which are very interesting as illustrative of the life and manners of the time, he never lost sight of a design which he had formed at a very early period, of writing the history of those civil wars in France in which he had borne a part, and during which he had had so many opportunities of closely observing the leading personages and events.

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  • The compiler of this work, however, seems to have used a regnal list of the Bernician kings, which differed considerably from most of those found in our early authorities.

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  • The cruciform church of St Mary, with a central tower and short spire, is in great part Early English, with Perpendicular additions; but considerable traces of a Norman building were revealed during a modern restoration.

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  • Early in 1443 the college was opened by Chicheley with four bishops in state.

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  • His early years were spent in the performance of such labour as fell to the lot of every farmer's son in the new states, and in the acquisition of such education as could be had in the district schools held for a few weeks each winter.

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  • In the early days of the Republican party, when the shameful scenes of the Kansas struggle were exciting the whole country, and during the campaigns of 1857 and 1858, he became known as an effective speaker and ardent anti-slavery man.

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  • The Mediterranean is all that remains of a great ocean which at an early geological epoch, before the formation of the Atlantic, encircled half the globe along a line of latitude.

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  • In 1858 he had married Eliza Roscoe, a cousin of his first wife; she died early in 1897, and Hutton's own death followed on the 9th of September of the same year.

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  • Ercole, who was the eldest of five children early left orphans, began his education at the Piarist college at Urbino.

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  • Early in 1306 he modified or explained away those features of the bulls Clericis Laicos and Unam sanctam which were particularly offensive to the king.

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  • Deurne, a few miles east of Helmond, the site of a prehistoric burial-ground, was an early fen colony.

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  • Sir James Yeo began by blockading Sackett's Harbor in the early part of 1814, but when the American squadron was ready he was compelled to retire by the disparity of the forces.

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  • The progress of her mind during these early years well deserves to be recorded.

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  • He had retired at an early age from the army and was living an idle life at home as a gentleman farmer.

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  • Like Wordsworth she lays us on the lap of earth and sheds the freshness of the early world.

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  • In the early stages of the precipitation the polarization is complete in a perpendicular direction, and incomplete in oblique directions.

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  • At the early age of sixteen he attained one of the highest dignities of the order, being made grand prior of France.

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  • By that monarch he was made colonel of horse, and in that capacity served in the campaigns during the early part of the reign.

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  • The countship of Angouleme dated from the 9th century, the most important of the early counts being William Taillefer, whose descendants held the title till the end of the 12th century.

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  • By early writers the word was generally given as an equivalent of the Linnaean Loxia, but that genus has been found to include many forms not now placed in the same family.

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  • Although of early origin, its appearance, like that of other great manufacturing towns of the vicinity, is wholly modern.

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  • From early days Bolton was famous for its woollen manufactures.

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  • The cognate industry of bleaching has been carried on since early in the 18th century, and large ironworks grew up in the latter half of the 19th century.

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  • At Freiburg, Gockel found I + and I_ decidedly larger in the early afternoon than in either the morning or the late evening hours.

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  • There are several early MSS.

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  • It is a small bitter species common in upland pastures and fir plantations early in the season.

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  • But this genealogy, though it is attributed to Hesiod, is apparently post-Homeric; and it is clear that the Ionian name had independent and varied uses and meanings in very early times.

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  • The cathedral contains other 14th-century and early Renaissance paintings, the former including some Passion scenes, the only certain work of Barna da Siena, and some fine choir stalls.

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  • The famous political preacher, Henry Sacheverell, held the living early in the 18th century.

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  • The present name, derived from Clarus Mons and originally applied only to the citadel, was used of the town as early as the 9th century.

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  • These islands are remarkable for a number of architectural remains of a very early date.

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  • The church of St John the Baptist, though largely altered by modern restoration, retains Early English to Perpendicular portions, and some early monuments and brasses.

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  • The first book, or Cynthia, was published separately and early in the poet's literary life.

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  • He became dean of Toledo early, and was made cardinal on the 5th of August 1669.

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  • The site was occupied in very early times, as the discoveries since 1882 show.

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  • It appears but little in history, though its importance is vouched for by numerous inscriptions, the majority of which belong to the early Empire.

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  • At an early date Hastings was placed in charge of an aurang or factory in the interior, where his duties would be to superintend the weaving of silk and cotton goods under a system of money advances.

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  • All the officers of administration were transferred from Murshidabad to Calcutta, which Hastings boasted at this early date that he would make the first city in Asia.

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  • Francis, who had been the early friend of Burke, supplied him with the personal animus against Hastings, and with the knowledge of detail, which he might otherwise have lacked.

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  • In the old town of Bridlington the church of St Mary and St Nicholas consists of the fine Decorated and Perpendicular nave, with Early English portions, of the priory church of an Augustinian foundation of the time of Henry I.

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  • It was founded (perhaps on the site of an early Sicanian settlement) by colonists from Gela about 582 B.C., and, though the lastest city of importance founded by the Greeks in Sicily, soon acquired a position second to that of Syracuse alone, owing to its favourable situation for trade with Carthage and to the fertility of its territory.

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  • In the early months of the Boer War of 1899-1902 Aliwal North was held by the Boers.

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  • The early history of Sardinia is entirely unknown.'

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  • There are signs of trade with Etruria as early as the 7th century B.C. The Carthaginians made it into an important grainproducing centre; and the Romans set foot in the island more than once during the First Punic War.

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  • He signalized his accession by putting to death his brothers and nephews; and gave early proof of resolution by boldly cutting down before their troops two officers who showed signs of insubordination.

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  • From her early years she showed great aptitude for study, an ardent and enthusiastic spirit, and unquestionable talent.

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  • But violence succeeded violence, and early on the morning of the 1st of June she was arrested and thrown into the prison of the Abbaye.

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  • The difficulty of the succession also occupied him, and he co-operated thus early in the design of legitimizing Monmouth as a rival to James.

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  • Dr Ginsburg took up the subject almost where it was left by those early pioneers, and collected portions of the Massorah from the countless MSS.

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  • The town was the seat of the counts of Cleves as early as the 11th century, but it did not receive municipal rights until 1242.

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  • Early in life, as one of the leaders of the Calixtine party, he defeated the Austrian troops of the German King Albert II., son-in-law and successor of King Sigismund.

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  • In 1 457 King Ladislas died suddenly, and public opinion from an early period accused Podébrad of having poisoned him.

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  • The manor belonged at an early date to the abbot of Westminster.

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  • Towards the end of the r8th century Mannheim attained great celebrity in the literary world as the place where Schiller's early plays were performed for the first time.

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  • Early in 1490 he took a further step and was betrothed to the duchess, and later in the same year the marriage was celebrated by proxy; but Brittany was still occupied by French troops, and Maximilian was unable to go to the assistance of his bride.

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  • Having made an alliance with Christian II., king of Denmark, and interfered to protect the Teutonic Order against Sigismund I., king of Poland, Maximilian was again in Italy early in 1516 fighting the French who had overrun Milan.

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  • Devoting himself next to optics, he produced memoirs which entitle him to a high place among the early, searchers after a true dynamical theory of light.

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  • Early in the 19th century the venue of the dinner, which had now become a ministerial function, was transferred to Greenwich, and though at first not always held here, was later celebrated regularly at the "Ship," an hotel of ancient foundation, closed in 1908.

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  • In the early part of 1902 he slipped from a tramcar in Berlin and fractured his thigh; from this injury he never really recovered, and his death occurred in Berlin on the 5th of September 5902.

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  • At length, however, his friends succeeded in reconciling him with Henry, and, after serving the king in Normandy, he was recalled to England, which he entered early in 1121.

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  • Early in 1140 he entered the order of the Cluniacs at Pontefract and here he died on the 6th of February 1140.

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  • As to the introduction of domesticated cats into Europe, the opinion is very generally held that tame cats from Egypt were imported at a relatively early date into Etruria by Phoenician traders; and there is decisive evidence that these animals were established in Italy long before the Christian era.

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  • A form nearer to the Greek original, "anachoret," is sometimes used of the early Christian recluses in the East.

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  • He enjoyed exceptional privileges; his feeble health excused him from the morning duties, and thus early he acquired the habit of reflection in bed, which clung to him throughout life.

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  • There was a lull in the war, and the Early years.

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  • The restriction of the early letters of the alphabet to known, and of the late letters to unknown, quantities is also his work.

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  • Vulcan was the most important - perhaps in early times the only - deity worshipped at Ostia, and the priesthood of Vulcan was held sometimes by Roman senators.

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  • The small cathedral of St Aurea, also an early Renaissance structure, with Gothic windows, is by some ascribed to Meo del Caprina (1430-1501).

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  • In the centre of the area are the substructions of a temple, and on the south-east side are the remains of the theatre, built in the early imperial period, restored by Septimius Severus in 196-197 and again in the 4th or 5th century.

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  • As early as 1553 he had ceased to trust Sylvester and Adashev, owing to their extraordinary backwardness in supporting the claims of his infant son to the throne while he himself lay at the point of death.

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  • From this early astrological use the form of "glory" or "nimbus" has been adapted or inherited under new beliefs.

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  • As the captial of the ancient district of Kennemerland between den Helder and Haarlem, Alkmaar frequently suffered in the early wars between the Hollanders and the Frisians, and in 1517 was captured by the united Gelderlanders and Frisians.

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  • Organizing it like this would be easy, because it would be working with the grain of the encyclopedia itself, and usually, for instance, the county that any British or Irish town is in is listed very early in the article.

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  • He was early schooled in war.

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  • But guilt of that sort would hardly be consistent with his character as it appears in those early days.

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  • Another early Persian poet, Nizami, made the story specially his own.

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  • The letter from Alexander to Aristotle and his correspondence with Dindimus are found in Early English versions dating from the 11th century.

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  • But a positive identity of pitch cannot be claimed for any period of time, and certainly not for the early organs; the foot-rule of the organ-builder, which had to do with the lengths of the pipes, and which varied in every country and province, could easily cause a difference of a semitone.

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  • Notwithstanding certain points of resemblance in structure and phonetics, Albanian is entirely distinct from the neighbouring languages; in its relation to early Latin and Greek it may be regarded as a co-ordinate member of the Aryan stock.

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  • The early history of Edom is hidden in darkness.

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  • The Egyptian references to it are few, and do not give us much light regarding its early inhabitants.

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  • A picturesque avenue leads to the church of St Mary, principally Early English and Perpendicular, with remains of Norman work, having a lofty tower surmounted by a spire, and containing several fine monuments, tombs and brasses.

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  • The Roman Catholic church is a spacious building of the early 19th century.

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  • The Pipe Roll of Cloyne, compiled by Bishop Swaffham in 1364, is a remarkable record embracing a full account of the feudal tenures of the see, the nature of the impositions, and the duties the purl homines Sancti Colmani were bound to perform at a very early period.

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  • The Charleston church alone of these early churches maintains its independence of any American denomination.

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  • During this early period was known variously as Ferryhook, Ashley's Ferry and Van der Heyden's Ferry.

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  • Giuseppe Balsamo - for such was the "count's" real name - gave early indications of those talents which afterwards gained for him so wide a notoriety.

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  • The frescoes are interesting works of the early 13th century.

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  • Giovanni Evangelista, which was founded along with the Benedictine monastery in 981, but as a building dates from 1510, and has a façade erected by Simone Moschino early in the 17th century.

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  • His early education was cared for by his father and by the local rabbi, David Frankel.

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  • The word appears in French as pirate for a liquid measure as early as the 13th century.

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  • This university was founded in 1621 and the university of Buenos Aires in 1821, but although Bonpland and some other European scientists were members of the faculty of Buenos Aires in its early years, neither there nor at Cordoba was any marked attention given to the natural sciences until President Sarmiento (official term, 1868-1874) initiated scientific instruction at the university of Cordoba under the eminent German naturalist, Dr Hermann Burmeister (1807-1892), and founded the National Observatory at Cordoba and placed it under the direction of ' There are two distinct statistical offices compiling immigration returns and their totals do not agree, owing in part to the traffic between Buenos Aires and Montevideo.

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  • Towards the end of the period, however, during the deposition of the Portlandian beds, the sea again retreated, and in the early part of the Cretaceous period was limited (in France) to the catchment basins of the Sane and Rhnein the Paris basin the contemporaneous deposits were chiefly estuarine and were confined to the northern and eastern rim.

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  • Beginning with the Aptian and Albian the sea again gradually spread over the country and attained its maximum in the early part of the Senonian epoch, when once more the ancient massifs of the Central Plateau, Brittany and the Ardennes, alone rose above the waves.

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  • Early potatoes and other vegetables (primeurs) are largely cultivated in the districts bordering the English Channel.

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  • The market-gardeners of Paris and its vicinity have a high reputation for skill in the forcing of early vegetables under glass.

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  • Public Debt.The national debt of France is the heaviest of any country in the world., Its foundation was laid early in the 15th century, and the continuous wars of succeeding centuries, combined with the extravagance of the monarchs, as well as deliberate disregard of financial and economic conditions, increased it at an alarming rate.

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  • The non-commissioned officers are, as usual in universal service armies, drawn partly from men who voluntarily enlist at a relatively early age, and partly from men who at the end of their compulsory period of service are re-engaged.

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  • She was early regarded as a useful medium for contracting an alliance with England, more necessary than ever to Portugal after the treaty of the Pyrenees in 1659 whereby Portugal was ostensibly abandoned by France.

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  • In his boyhood and early youth he was frequently at St Petersburg, and he accompanied his uncle, who was much attached to him, during the Bulgarian campaign of 1877.

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  • Her worship was early transferred to Rome, localized by the Lacus Juturnae near the temple of Vesta, at which Castor and Pollux, after announcing the victory of lake Regillus, were said to have washed the sweat from their horses.

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  • Though his poetical tastes were early developed, his father apprenticed him to a jeweller.

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  • From 1814 to 182S Moratin lived in Italy and France, compiling a work on the early Spanish drama (Origenes del teatro espanol).

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  • He early adopted Protestant views, a fact which brought him into prominence when Edward VI.

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  • Cavalier in English was early applied in a contemptuous sense to an overbearing swashbuckler - a roisterer or swaggering gallant.

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  • Its early - Protestant sympathies placed it on the side of Sweden during the Thirty Years' War, and in 1628 it successfully resisted a siege of eleven weeks by Wallenstein, who had sworn to take it "though it were chained to heaven."

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  • The islands were discovered early in the 26th century by Spaniards, who gave them their present name.

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  • In early times the war of the Epigoni was a favourite subject of epic poetry.

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  • The so-called "Gothenburg System" of municipal control over the sale of spirits was actually devised at Falun as early as 1850.

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  • According to this the figures of combatants do not all face towards the centre, but are broken up, as in other early compositions, into a series of groups of two or three figures each.

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  • The excavations have laid bare several other buildings, including an altar, early propylaea, houses for the priests and remains of an earlier temple.

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  • The fact that the Aeginetan scale of coins, weights and measures was one of the two scales in general use in the Greek world is sufficient evidence of the early commercial importance of the island.

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  • In the lower jaw there are also one or two small and early deciduous premolars; third premolars of both jaws formed on the same type as that of the rat-kangaroos, but relatively much larger; molars rudimentary, tubercular.

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  • His ancestor, Richard Seymour, a Protestant Episcopal ` clergyman, was an early settler at Hartford, Connecticut, and his father, Henry Seymour, who removed from Connecticut to New York, was prominent in the Democratic party in the state, being a member of the "Albany Regency" and serving as state senator in1816-1819and in 1822, and as canal commissioner in 1819-1831.

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  • The early history of Jerusalem is very obscure.

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  • A dry season, which lasts from May to October, is followed by a rainy season, divided into the early winter and latter rains.

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  • Immediately after the restoration of Alphonso XII., early in 1875, Ruiz Zorilla went to France.

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  • However intelligible may be the notion of a tribe reserved for priestly service, the fact that it does not apply to early biblical history is apparent from the heterogeneous details of the Levitical divisions.

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  • With these variations is involved the problem of the early history of the Israelites.

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  • This appears actually to be the case in the period of the First Dynasty of Babylon and also in the 7th century in Assyria, where early Babylonian customs were kept up conservatively.

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  • From this town we have a very interesting though brief inscription dating probably from early in the 3rd century B.C.; it is cut upon a small bronze plate (now in the Naples Museum), which must have once been fixed to some votive object, dedicated to the god Declunus (or the goddess Decluna).

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  • The Maclaurins acquired the district as early as the 9th century and occupied it for several hundred years until ousted by the Macgregors, a neighbouring clan, who had repeatedly raided their lands, and in 1558 slew the chief and many of his followers.

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  • The belief in human immortality in some form is almost universal; even in early animistic cults the germ of the idea is present, and in all the higher religions it is an important feature.

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  • An old tower attributed to them is to be seen in the village, and in the surrounding mountains are many remains of early monasticism.

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  • Linkoping early became a place of mark, and was already a bishop's see in 1082.

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  • It is as yet difficult to determine the part which Rhodes played in prehistoric days during the naval predominance of the neighbouring island of Crete; but archaeological remains dating from the later Minoan age prove that the early Aegean culture maintained itself there comparatively unimpaired until the historic period.

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  • Whatever the racial affinities of the early inhabitants may have been, it is certain that in historic times Rhodes was occupied by a Dorian population, reputed to have emigrated mainly from Argos subsequently to the "Dorian invasion" of Greece.

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  • The early history of these towns is a record of brisk commercial expansion and active colonization.

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  • The age of the glacial deposits is later than the Glossopteris flora and occurs early in the time of the Gangamopteris flora.

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  • As early as 1866, tannic acid, gallic acid, wood spirit, acetic acid, essential oil and eucalyptol were produced from various species of eucalyptus, and researches made by Australian chemists, notably by Messrs.

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  • Among other early Dutch discoverers were Edel; Pool, in 1629, in the Guif of Carpentaria; Nuyts, in the " Gulde Zeepaard," along the southern coast, which he called, after himself, Nuyts Land; De Witt; and Pelsaert, in the " Batavia."

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