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A long stretch of smooth ice followed, over which he glided with ever-increasing speed.
THE GIANT OF THE NORTHR.M. BALLANTYNE
They rode on in silence, for the heat was increasing and the dust lay thick on the road and swirled about their heads.
ANCESTORSGERTRUDE ATHERTON
There undoubtedly lies a great future before this plan for increasing the variety of orchestral tone colors.
Properties of four and five acres were in increasing demand in this fertile county, and equally difficult to obtain.
ANCESTORSGERTRUDE ATHERTON
It is now, however, again increasing its numbers, as I saw many more this year than I had seen before at any time of year.
The wind, too, was rising, and I heard the trees moaning overhead and the waves breaking with increasing clamour on the shore.
The cost of working was, however, greatly increasing, due mainly to increase of salaries and wages.
Both in England and America the public interest in Tchaikovsky seemed to be steadily increasing.
Her lofty dreams gained a daily increasing ascendency over her character.
As land is increasing everywhere in value more pains is taken in describing it, than formerly.

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