In an apartment, small indeed, but richly furnished
with decorations of an Oriental taste, Rebecca was seated on a heap of embroidered cushions, which, piled along a low platform that surrounded the chamber, served, like the estrada of the Spaniards, instead of chairs and stools.
There is an inferior order, who, either from prudence or poverty, come to these dangerous hunting grounds without horses or accoutrements, and are furnished
by the traders.
Malicorne kept the paternal money-chest; that is to say, that in those times of easy morals, he had made for himself, by following the example of his father, and lending at high interest for short terms, a revenue of eighteen hundred livres, without reckoning six hundred livres furnished
by the generosity of the syndic, so that Malicorne was the king of the gay youth of Orleans, having two thousand four hundred livres to scatter, squander, and waste on follies of every kind.
If the reader will call at the circulating library and mention my name, he will be furnished
with books which will afford him the fullest information concerning Jaffa.
Houses there were galore, furnished
and unfurnished; but one was too big, another too small; this one too expensive, that one too far from Redmond.
The contrast was remarkable between the dreary gray outer walls, and the luxuriously furnished
rooms inside, rising by two at a time to the lofty eighth story of the building.
I have jaws well provided with teeth, and feet furnished
with claws, and I lord it over all the beasts of the forest, and what a disgrace it is, that being such as I am, I should be frightened by the crowing of a cock.
When I had read two or three of the small hours away and was as wide awake as ever, I found that a drink furnished
the soporific effect.
Through information furnished
by its spies, scores of our refuges were raided by the soldiers of the Iron Heel.
But though he was so entirely free from that mixed passion, of which we there treated, and of which the virtues and beauty of Sophia formed so notable an object; yet was he altogether as well furnished
with some other passions, that promised themselves very full gratification in the young lady's fortune.
The room was a tolerably large one, furnished
with two heavy tables, some stools, a counter decorated with rows of bottles of syrup and alcohol.
I wish certain parts of the house to be reopened," I said, "and to be furnished
, exactly as they were furnished
at this time last year.