"Yes," interposed Porthos, "four hundred
pistoles; but who is to make four hundred
1610, a fact which proved that they were guilders of Van Baerle the father and of Van Baerle the grandfather; but we will inform the reader at once that these three or four hundred
thousand guilders were only the pocket money, or sort of purse, for Cornelius van Baerle, the hero of this story, as his landed property in the province yielded him an income of about ten thousand guilders a year.
If it were so, the number of sides in a Circle would be a mere question of pedigree and arithmetic, and the four hundred
and ninety-seventh descendant of an Equilateral Triangle would necessarily be a Polygon with five hundred sides.
The whole number of persons collected at Grand Pre finally amounted to four hundred
and eighty-three men, and three hundred and thirty-seven women, heads of families; and their sons and daughters, to five hundred and twenty-seven of the former, and five hundred and seventy-six of the latter; making in the whole one thousand nine hundred and twenty-three souls.
He must carry four hundred
pounds about with him till Monday, when the neglect could be surreptitiously repaired; and meanwhile, he was free to pass the afternoon on the encircling divan of the billiard-room, smoking his pipe, sipping a pint of ale, and enjoying to the masthead the modest pleasures of admiration.
Mahomet, who was in possession of the mountains, being informed by his spies that the Portuguese were but four hundred
, encamped in the plain of Ballut, and sent a message to the general that he knew the Abyssins had imposed on the King of Portugal, which, being acquainted with their treachery, he was not surprised at, and that in compassion of the commander's youth, he would give him and his men, if they would return, free passage, and furnish them with necessaries; that he might consult upon the matter, and depend upon his word, reminding him, however, that it was not safe to refuse his offer.
Since 1882 it has paid dividends, and in one glorious year its stock soared to four hundred
dollars a share.
a year is not all,' was the reply to this.
In the first place, she resolutely declined to marry him on four hundred
pounds a year.
Passing over the difference between the smallest and largest States, as Delaware, whose most numerous branch consists of twenty-one representatives, and Massachusetts, where it amounts to between three and four hundred
, a very considerable difference is observable among States nearly equal in population.
He says there are at least four hundred
acres, and every foot of it good for planting.
the Romans landed in Britain, and for nearly four hundred
years after that they kept coming and going.