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The rain of the preceding evening had besides so softened the ground that it would not well retain an impression.

They were greatly and justly exasperated by an outrage inflicted upon them by a preceding party of United States recruits.

Christopher CarsonJohn S. C. Abbott

During the three days preceding the 18th Brumaire every one was at his post.

Memoirs of Napoleon Bonaparte, CompleteLouis Antoine Fauvelet de Bourrienne

Some of the causes that worked this change in his character have been intimated in the course of the preceding pages.

This is a consequence of what has been explained in the preceding chapter.

A Treatise on PaintingLeonardo Da Vinci

Paul was too wise a woodsman to be careless, and he took Jud directly to the spot which the bear had visited the preceding night.

A totally different, and older portrait than any of the preceding.

Begin by calling on a child to tell the story of the preceding lesson.

The losses suffered by the Germans were heavy not only during the battle, but on the preceding days.

The Dessalles, brother and sister, had spent the preceding summer at Maloja.

The SaintAntonio Fogazzaro

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