And with an air of spite, which he did not dissemble: "I am unacquainted with these details
, will you guarantee their authenticity, monsieur?
As the journals, on which I chiefly depended, had been kept by men of business, intent upon the main object of the enterprise, and but little versed in science, or curious about matters not immediately bearing upon their interest, and as they were written often in moments of fatigue or hurry, amid the inconveniences of wild encampments, they were often meagre in their details
, furnishing hints to provoke rather than narratives to satisfy inquiry.
Mortimer, and he was told by the latter all details
about the arrival of Henry Baskerville.
In the matter of equipping a fleet to enter Omean the details
were left to Kantos Kan and Xodar.
Then, after a six months' silence, Evgenie Pavlovitch informed his correspondent, in a long letter, full of detail
, that while paying his last visit to Dr.
The strategic position where the operations would take place was familiar in all its details
to the Austrian General Weyrother: a lucky accident had ordained that the Austrian army should maneuver the previous year on the very fields where the French had now to be fought; the adjacent locality was known and shown in every detail
on the maps, and Bonaparte, evidently weakened, was undertaking nothing.
Filon seems to have a complete command of all the physiognomic details
of old France, of old Paris and its people--how they made a holiday; how they got at the news; the fashions.
M'ganwazam will rear him carefully, making a good cannibal of him, and if you ever chance to return to civilization it will doubtless afford you much food for thought as you compare the luxuries and comforts of your life with the details
of the life your son is living in the village of the Waganwazam.
Perceiving her advantage from the expression on the young man's face, Virginia followed it up in an endeavor to elicit the details
If he could but learn the details
of this plan, thought De Vac: the point of landing of the foreign troops; their numbers; the first point of attack.
Well," said he, "I have done enough to demonstrate the correctness of my details
Under these conditions, as regards the visibility of the details
of the disc, the travelers were farther from the moon than are the inhabitants of earth with their powerful telescopes.