References in classic literature ?
A few rows of figures are enough to deduce misery from, and a few more will show the rate at which the political determination of the people is growing.
You have made inquires into the history of my unhappy brother, and you now pretend to deduce this knowledge in some fanciful way.
Indeed it was not difficult to reconcile to the rule of right an action which it would have been impossible to deduce from the rule of wrong.
It would not require a Sherlock Holmes to deduce that you have been cooking over a camp-fire, to say nothing of trying out seal-blubber.