Phrases with "another"

Stephen Lucius Gwynn Consolation of another kind was administered, when, in May of the same year (1818), the poet ran over to Dublin, and for a fortnight lived in a bustle of acclamation. Thomas Moore by Stephen Lucius Gwynn [1905]

If another child calls him to play a game, off he goes, forgetting his mother until he needs her again. Rogue Herries by Hugh Walpole [1930]

James Joyce All at once the idea struck him that perhaps Corley had seen her home by another way and given him the slip. Dubliners by James Joyce

Marie Corelli That this life is only a schoolroom where we do our lessons more or less badly? — That death is but the name for another life? Now do not FORCE your faith for me. The Master-Christian by Marie Corelli [1900]

At a very short distance the cleft turned again to the right, and here there was another torch fixed. The Crock of Gold by James Stephens

Tobias Smolle I had undergone just such another at Paris, about a year before. Travels through France and Italy by Tobias Smolle

Robert Louis Stevenson It was pitiful to see her lift her head with shut eyes, as if waiting for another blow. Travels with a Donkey in the Cevennes by Robert Louis Stevenson

Victor Hugo In the cloud this one has a tail, that one has horns, another a flame for a tongue, another claws to its wings, another a lord chancellor’s paunch, another an academician’s pate. The Man Who Laughs by Victor Hugo [1869]

All this true enough did you forget his heart, which in its strength, sweetness, sympathy, durability was of another order from the animal. Rogue Herries by Hugh Walpole [1930]

Wilkie Collins Here, there was another ancient brass lamp which lighted the hall; and, therefore, another object of beauty which it was impossible to pass over in a hurry. Jezebel’s Daughter by Wilkie Collins [1880]

Anthony Trollope He had accused her of having had another lover. Kept in the Dark by Anthony Trollope [1882]

Arthur Conan Doyle I looked back at the Englishman, and the brute had bitten the end off another cartridge and was ramming it into his musket, but before he had it primed we were beyond his range. The Adventures of Gerard by Arthur Conan Doyle [1903]

George Gissing Will you give me the place?’ Carter gazed at him, and checked another laugh. New Grub Street by George Gissing [1891]

When I had stacked it ready to my hand there was yet another supply of grass to be cut, with which to improve the bed-places in the cave. The Lust of Hate by Guy Boothby [1898]

H. G. Wells In another moment a hairy brown hand had appeared and clutched the balcony railings, and in another the face of the Malay was peering through these at the man on the couch. The Stolen Bacillus and other incidents by H. G. Wells [1895]

Do you think papa will go to-night?” “Yes, my dear; I don’t think Sir Michael will rest another night under this roof yet awhile. Lady Audley’s Secret by Mary Elizabeth Braddon [1862]

George Gissing To him it brought no hope—what of that! Irene did not belong to another man. The Crown of Life by George Gissing [1899]

John Morley If in one sense it is a sheer negative, and a doctrine of rights, in another sense it is thoroughly positive, and a gospel of duties. Voltaire by John Morley

I have about an equal number stored in another place, so that I shall double the final figure in order to arrive at the complete amount. Collected Essays by George Orwell

The movements of the tendrils which rise opposite one another are quite independent. The Movements and Habits of Climbing Plants by Charles Darwin

H. G. Wells But of that I must tell you in another letter. Love and Mr Lewisham by H. G. Wells [1900]

But by not describing it, by inventing something else (in this case a picaresque novel: in another age he would choose another form) he can convey it, or part of it. New Words by George Orwell

Kate Chopin One brought his flute and another his violin, while there were some who sang and a number who performed upon the piano with various degrees of taste and agility. The Awakening by Kate Chopin

Thomas Wolfe But now, as if the thought of going back to the city was more than he could bear, he immediately underwent another of his astonishing transformations. You Can’t Go Home Again by Thomas Wolfe [1940]

Andrew Lang Vassili walked in, and went from one room to another astonished at all the splendour he saw. The Violet Fairy Book by Andrew Lang

He had always puzzled her so, he and his ways, and this seemed only another enigma. The New Machiavelli by Herbert George Wells [1911]

Finally I stopped and said: ‘There used to be another pool, besides the big one. Coming up for Air by George Orwell

George Gissing It was becoming clear to him that the matter must be settled one way or another with brief delay. Demos by George Gissing [1886]

Thomas Hardy In another minute she had another opportunity, and blew him another; afterwards blowing him one a third time. Two on a Tower by Thomas Hardy [1895]

Anthony Trollope He knows all about that, and that when I learned from him that she was to have nothing —” “Upon my word, Crosbie, I wish you could find another messenger. The Small House at Allington by Anthony Trollope

He woke, as was his habit, at sunrise, sniffed the morning, and turned round to sleep for another hour. The Blanket of the Dark by John Buchan [1931]

Rudyard Kipling Just at present an ex-judge who was sent to jail by another judge (upon my word, I cannot tell whether these titles mean anything) is breathing red-hot vengeance against his enemy. From Sea to Sea by Rudyard Kipling [1899]

Gaston Leroux This man who, four years ago, introduced himself to the Surete, and became celebrated as Frederic Larsan, is notorious under another name — a name well known to crime. Mystery of the Yellow Room by Gaston Leroux [1907]

Andrew Lang This he threw upon his cart, and then another and another, and thus he went on while all the others forgot their work, and stood with open mouths, gazing at this strange woodcraft. The Pink Fairy Book by Andrew Lang

Andrew Lang These he had to join together, somehow, and between his “Orient Pearls at Random Strung” there is occasionally “too much string,” as Dickens once said on another opportunity. Adventures Among Books by Andrew Lang

I was swayed, too, by another consideration. The House of the Whispering Pines by Anna Katharine Green

M. R. James The passage with which I began my story had set the antiquary on the track of another identification. Ghost Stories of an Antiquary by M. R. James

Willa Cather It was probably a fact that Trueman knew her and found her interesting, as did many another sound business man of that time. Obscure Destinies by Willa Cather [1932]

Edith Wharton On the shelving pebbles of another cove, two or three miles down the Sound, Lewis Raycie lowered his queer sail and beached his boat. False Dawn by Edith Wharton

Anthony Trollope Then, before she could speak another word, he had risen from his seat, and she was in his arms. Ayala’s Angel by Anthony Trollope

D. H. Lawrence So he seemed perfectly, even fatally established, he did not asked to be rendered before he could exist, before he could have relationship with another person. The Rainbow by D. H. Lawrence

George Eliot It’s another sort of power that I want us working men to have, and I can see plainly enough that our all having votes will do little towards it at present. Felix Holt the Radical by George Eliot [1866]

There was also another change. A Strange Manuscript Found in a Copper Cylinder by James De Mille [1888]

Wilkie Collins She turned to another subject. Man and Wife by Wilkie Collins [1870]

And a cone and a cylinder are made by rectilinears; a cone by keeping one side of a triangle fixed and carrying another round with the base — a cylinder, by doing the like with a parallelogram. Essays and Miscellanies by Plutarch

Alfred Ainger The brother and sister were therefore thrown upon one another for companionship and intellectual sympathy, when school friendships were for a while suspended. Charles Lamb by Alfred Ainger [1882]

George Meredith You feel that you are tired, when you want to go another way and you feel that you have been mad when you want to undo your work. Vittoria by George Meredith [1867]

Catching the boat-hook in the gangway, one after another the passengers came on board. My Childhood by Maksim Gorky

Rash, violent, angry, as she might have been, egotistic in her nature as he, yet her love had been sealed always to another and not to herself. All Hallows’ Eve by Charles Williams [1945]

Leon Trotsky So another detective must have tracked me there the day before, and all that night-chase on the boulevard was nothing but a little disinterested exercise for both parties. My Life by Leon Trotsky

Wilkie Collins But there was no further expression of that feeling when she had married another man, and when he had married another woman. The Law and the Lady by Wilkie Collins [1875]

While we were looking into some of the boxes to see that the specimens were properly stowed, previous to their being conveyed to the king’s depôt, another officer entered the cabin. Wanderings in South America by Charles Waterton [1825]

Sinclair Lewis There would never be another Oakdale car. Selected Short Stories by Sinclair Lewis

Olaf Stapledon In one region or another of the planet there was nearly always war. Darkness and the Light by Olaf Stapledon

Bram Stoker I did not quite like it, and thought it better not to keep her mind on the subject, so we drifted on to another subject, and Lucy was like her old self again. Dracula by Bram Stoker [1897]

D. H. Lawrence In another moment she would scream. Women in Love by D. H. Lawrence

He had stolen another man’s wife — sure cachet of masculinity. Limehouse Nights by Thomas Burke

Lorrigan still held his arm; another man drove an elbow, as if accidentally, into his side. The Place of the Lion by Charles Williams [1931]

Nellie Bly The doctor, another gentleman, and I left the boat, and walking to the pier’s end selected sedan chairs, in which we were carried to the town. Around the World in Seventy-Two Days by Nellie Bly [1890]

Yet I think that every truth in its own place is a substance, though it may be a shadow in another place. The Blanket of the Dark by John Buchan [1931]

Henry James Miss Garland was wandering in another direction, and though she was consulting her catalogue, Rowland fancied it was from habit; she too was preoccupied. Roderick Hudson by Henry James [1875]

If there is anything hiding in the background, it ought not to be called activity, but should get itself another name. Essays in Radical Empiricism by William James

Anthony Trollope To love as I do is another misfortune. Linda Tressel by Anthony Trollope [1868]

Arthur Conan Doyle But there was another shrine which was freely shown to us and which had a very unexpected result, for it opened up a slow and imperfect method of communication between our companions and ourselves. The Maracot Deep by Arthur Conan Doyle [1929]

Mark Twain It was not proper, he said; he would sit at another table. The Innocents Abroad by Mark Twain

Rudyard Kipling If she be tender-hearted, and send for a drink of water, the chances are largely in favour of another girl laughing at the afflicted one and herself collapsing. Soldiers Three by Rudyard Kipling [1899]

Robert Louis Stevenson Then he and I must retire for our private interview, to another house. Vailima Letters by Robert Louis Stevenson

And for having robbed and intended to murder him, I arrest you, Nicolas de la Marque, Count de St. Alyre.” In another moment the old villain was a prisoner. The Room in the Dragon Volant by J. Sheridan LeFanu

Some exceptionable acts they undoubtedly committed; and when Petrarch extols Azzo as another Cato, it is to be hoped that he did so with some mental reservation. The Life of Petrarch by Thomas Campbell

It may well be questioned whether there is another instance of such high literary form and finish, coupled with such vast erudition. Gibbon by James Cotter Morison [1878]

Robert Louis Stevenson But there is another theory of the personal motive in these fine sayings and doings, which I believe to be true and wholesome. Virginibus Puerisque by Robert Louis Stevenson

H. G. Wells Jumps again! Afterwards I was just thinking I’d ‘ave another go at it, when Jane comes to tell me dinner was ready. Twelve Stories and a Dream by H. G. Wells [1903]

H. Rider Haggard He took the great axe-head also and fitted to it the half of another axe that lay among the weapons. Eric Brighteyes by H. Rider Haggard

Miles Franklin There wasn’t a hope of a ring event, so we came back to the Royal. The messenger was waiting with another note. My Career Goes Bung by Miles Franklin [1946]

Jules Verne In another hour the mists had totally disappeared, and it was broad daylight. The Survivors of the Chancellor by Jules Verne [1875]

D. H. Lawrence How can any people be responsible for another race of people, and for a race much older than they are, and not at all children. Aaron’s Rod by D. H. Lawrence

But I mean to see his face — if not now, another time . The Haunted Woman by David Lindsay [1922]

F. Scott Fitzgerald We gotta get another li’l’ bottle. Tales of the Jazz Age by F. Scott Fitzgerald

Anthony Trollope But Jack Neville shall have another chapter opened on his behalf. An Eye for an Eye by Anthony Trollope [1879]

E. Phillips Oppenheim I went to Paris, and I called myself by another man’s name. Peter Ruff and the Double Four by E. Phillips Oppenheim [1912]

E. Phillips Oppenheim They reached home late, but Dominey, although he seemed to be living in another world, was not neglectful of the claims of hospitality. The Great Impersonation by E. Phillips Oppenheim [1920]

I should have been glad to have said a few words about the use of museums in the study of Biology, but I see that my time is becoming short, and I have yet another question to answer. Science and Education by Thomas Henry Huxley

I was born of poor because honest parents, and until I was twenty-three years old never knew the possibilities of happiness latent in another person’s coin. Negligible Tales by Ambrose Bierce

Sinclair Lewis There were two shots; and one Minute Man slumped to the jail steps, another stood ludicrously holding a wrist that spurted blood. It Can’t Happen Here by Sinclair Lewis

Anthony Hope By the way, there’s another bit of news come on the wires. Rupert of Hentzau by Anthony Hope

Henry James She would have despised her had she thought her capable of another course; yet it baffled her to understand why, when parents were so trashy, this natural law should not be suspended. The Bostonians by Henry James [1886]

Charles Dickens In another part of the Coliseum there is a cross upon a marble slab, with the inscription, ‘Who kisses this cross shall be entitled to Two hundred and forty days’ indulgence. Pictures from Italy by Charles Dickens [1846]

Andrew Lang But the king said: ‘I will impose another task upon you, before you can wed my daughter. The Grey Fairy Book by Andrew Lang

Ivan Turgenev But after him another passed, and he gave the old man some trifling alms. Dream tales and prose poems by Ivan Turgenev

Samuel Johnson From the Dun we were conducted to another place of security, a cave carried a great way under ground, which had been discovered by digging after a fox. A Journey to the Western Isles of Scotland by Samuel Johnson

The lamp was another curiosity, and its varying lights the cause of increased astonishment. The Circular Study by Anna Katharine Green

George Meredith I cannot tell you how I am, because my heart feels beating in another body. Sandra Belloni by George Meredith [1887]

One day the people would examine the books, at another throw them aside, say their stomachs were empty, and run away to look for food. The Discovery of the Source of the Nile by John Hanning Speke [1863]

While moving a framed canvas from one easel to another my foot slipped on the polished floor, and I fell heavily on both wrists. The King in Yellow by Robert W. Chambers

G. K. Chesterton Some unfortunate persons on another occasion had obtained some of Mrs. Browning’s letters shortly after her death, and proposed to write a Life founded upon them. Robert Browning by G. K. Chesterton [1903]

Henry James The situation however, had taken a twist when, on another of her returns, at Susan’s side, extremely tired, from the pursuit of exercise qualified by much hovering, she encountered another emotion. What Maisie Knew by Henry James [1897]

Henry Handel Richardson Ha! he might have known it: another of those infernal rope ladders to be scaled. Ultima Thule by Henry Handel Richardson

Now he is announced by the man in the passage to another man in a blue coat, who is a disguised messenger from the office. Sketches by Boz by Charles Dickens [1836]

Anthony Trollope And then Dr Thorne, taking Lady Scatcherd’s hand and leading her out into another chamber, told her the truth. Doctor Thorne by Anthony Trollope

Defoe’s aims lay another way. Daniel Defoe by William Minto [1879]

Jack London In another court with six houses and twenty-two rooms were 84 people — again 6, 7, 8, and 9 being the number living in one room, in several instances. The People of the Abyss by Jack London [1903]

Laurence Sterne Their happiness was destined, that night, to come from another quarter. A Mystery with a Moral by Laurence Sterne

Gertrude Stein She had just been seeing another french servant and she said, imagine, Marie has just had news that her brother was drowned and has had a civilian funeral. The Autobiography of Alice B. Toklas by Gertrude Stein [1933]

To-morrow, by disease’s nature, he will have another hot fit in spite of their bleeding. Hard Cash by Charles Reade [1863]

Anthony Trollope In another letter to Marius he expresses his great joy at the condemnation of that Munatius Plancus who had been Tribune when Clodius was killed. The Life of Cicero by Anthony Trollope [1881]

Sliding on the ice in winter was another joy. Lark Rise to Candleford by Flora Thompson [1945]

Theodore Dreiser If you want to put it another way — I’m tired of you. The Titan by Theodore Dreiser

Ford Madox Ford You’d never get another chance. No More Parades by Ford Madox Ford [1925]

George Eliot He calls most folks’ religion rottenness; and yet another time he’ll tell me I ought to feel myself a sinner, and do God’s will and not my own. Felix Holt the Radical by George Eliot [1866]

Anthony Trollope There might, perhaps, have been exaggeration in her mode of describing her feelings, but there could be no doubt in this,—that he had held her in his arms and that she was another man’s wife. Is He Popenjoy? by Anthony Trollope [1878]

There is, however, another kind of trance which is truly called spiritual, a trance much more rare, and in which the soul entirely supersedes the mere action of the mind. A Strange Story by Edward Bulwer-Lytton [1862]

Willa Cather In a way I shall feel freer on Dr. Archie’s, and in another way I shall feel more bound. The Song of the Lark by Willa Cather [1915]

The United States Government were fighting the Indians, and the Mormons were busy stalking one another with revolvers. The Life of Sir Richard Burton by Thomas Wrigh

T. E. Lawrence To reach Deraa from Aba el Lissan would take a fortnight: the cutting of the three railways and withdrawal to reform in the desert, another week. Seven Pillars of Wisdom by T. E. Lawrence [1926]

George Gissing A weekly of high standing began its short notice in a rage: ‘Here is another of those intolerable productions for which we are indebted to the spirit of grovelling realism. New Grub Street by George Gissing [1891]

Wilkie Collins Sinking lower and lower in her own estimation, Emily tried to turn the current of her thoughts in another direction. I Say No by Wilkie Collins [1884]

In another version Barrett had seen it fail in New York, but its failure left him with the lasting desire to do it himself. Familiar Spanish Travels by William Dean Howells

Anthony Trollope Therefore I tell you that I’m not best pleased that this minx should have already picked up another man. Kept in the Dark by Anthony Trollope [1882]

Rudyard Kipling One thing after another drew Kim’s idle eye across the plain. Kim by Rudyard Kipling [1901]

Leon Trotsky Immediately after we had come to know each other, Mukhin introduced me to a friend of his, another sectarian, Babenko, who had a little house of his own with apple-trees in the courtyard. My Life by Leon Trotsky

Suppose we leave describing it in words for another time. Claimed! by Francis Stevens

Arthur Conan Doyle And across the great white plain the one long black line of moving figures, trudging, trudging, a hundred miles, another hundred, and still always the same white plain. The Adventures of Gerard by Arthur Conan Doyle [1903]

But one hot summer the marsh dried up, and they left it to look for another place to live in: for frogs like damp places if they can get them. The Fables of Aesop by Joseph Jacobs. Includes A Short History of the Aesopic Fable

Gaston Leroux It’s another trick of the mirrors! . The Phantom of the Opera by Gaston Leroux [1910]

Upstairs, in the room where militiamen normally went to draw their pay, another crowd was seething. Homage to Catalonia by George Orwell [1938]

Algernon Blackwood By another of those swift, incalculable processes which at this stage of my apprenticeship I failed often to grasp, Dr. Silence reclosed the circle about the tent and body. John Silence by Algernon Blackwood

George Gissing The vendors vied with one another in uproarious advertisement of their goods. Thyrza by George Gissing [1887]

George Meredith He needed to be the kingly fellow he was, crowned by another kingly fellow—the lord of hearts—to impose it uninterruptedly. The Tragic Comedians by George Meredith [1880]

Arnold Bennett In another instant he had deftly replaced the seal and restored the bottle to its position. The Grand Babylon Hotel by Arnold Bennett [1902]

H. G. Wells But that’s another story altogether. My First Aeroplane by H. G. Wells [1910]

I want to brand old Polly’s calf and another or two. Robbery Under Arms by Rolf Boldrewood

Rudyard Kipling The howl was repeated, and was answered by another howl far across the fields. Life’s Handicap by Rudyard Kipling [1891]

With it went the word that Peter Pennecuik had sickened, and that another child at Mirehope and one of the Chasehope ewe-milkers were down with it. Witch Wood by John Buchan [1927]

Common people who love one another may marry if they choose, and take the punishment which the law assigns but illustrious victims who love cannot marry, and so, my Atam-or, you have only me. A Strange Manuscript Found in a Copper Cylinder by James De Mille [1888]

Henry James If it wasn’t for that —!” But she broke off, and they remained only another moment face to face. The Golden Bowl by Henry James [1904]

Mark Twain His mind will be too quick for him; by the time he has become nearly enough awake to be half conscious, he will find that it is already at work upon another subject. What is Man? and other essays by Mark Twain

D. H. Lawrence Presently another gang of men lounged up the street. The Prussian Officer and other stories by D. H. Lawrence

Nellie Bly Then going to another dressmaker’s, I ordered a lighter dress to carry with me to be worn in the land where I would find summer. Around the World in Seventy-Two Days by Nellie Bly [1890]

I determined to go without a guide, for I was well acquainted with the path, and the presence of another would destroy the solitary grandeur of the scene. Frankenstein by Mary Shelley [1831]

Thank you, my ancient one, that’s enough!” said Coupeau. “Do you know the whole of it? You shall sing it for us another day when we need something sad. L’Assommoir by Émile Zola

Richard Hakluy From thence they went to another towne called Naquiscoça. Virginia Richly Valued by Richard Hakluy

Richard Burton We arose at about 9 A.M. (July 19), and after congratulating one another upon being once more in the “dear Desert,” we proceeded in exhilarated mood to light the fire for pipes and breakfast. Personal Narrative of a Pilgrimage to Al-Madinah and Meccah by Richard Burton

H. Rider Haggard In another moment he was upon her, furious at the blow, and his face contorted with passion. Dawn by H. Rider Haggard

Margaret Oliphant It looked like another grand injustice in the world, where all the landmarks were overturned, and only evil seemed to prosper. Salem Chapel by Margaret Oliphant [1862]

Her peerless body was beautiful beyond degree; the courtly virtues of this maid of noble birth would have adorned many another woman too. The Nibelungenlied by translated by Daniel B. Shumway

Rudyard Kipling And there was another city whose population seemed to be all soldiers in training; and yet another given up to big guns and ammunition — an extraordinary sight. France at War by Rudyard Kipling [1915]

For many purposes, and from another point of view than the economic one, it might as well be named the stage of status. The Theory of the Leisure Class by Thorstein Veblen

But there must be another line after ‘the bells of Old Bailey’. Nineteen Eighty-four by George Orwell

Anthony Trollope Mr. O’Mahony, who formed another party, thought that the matter was one of supreme indifference. The Landleaguers by Anthony Trollope [1883]

Arthur Morrison Next morning Mr. Cripps returned to durance with another pot and another screw of tobacco. The Hole in the Wall by Arthur Morrison

Wilkie Collins Bind them by worldly ties; wed your son, in the time to come, to another woman, and my grand-daughter to another man. The Two Destinies by Wilkie Collins [1876]

Guy de Maupassan Other statues, amorous and cold, embraced one another on the borders of the groves, or dreamed there, holding one knee in the hand. Strong as Death by Guy de Maupassan

My real name is Alie, but by the benighted inhabitants of this part of the globe I am called by another and more picturesque cognomen. The Beautiful White Devil by Guy Boothby [1897]

I was obliged to wait, however, until I had mortgaged another very considerable portion of my patrimony. Memoirs of Extraordinary Popular Delusions and the Madness of Crowds by Charles Mackay [1852]

Willa Cather Had he really hoped she would give him another answer? He would have given pretty much anything — But there, that did no good. The Song of the Lark by Willa Cather [1915]

D. H. Lawrence Tom Brangwen was dancing with the bride, quick and fluid and as if in another element, inaccessible as the creatures that move in the water. The Rainbow by D. H. Lawrence

H. G. Wells My dear little Mother, As it is so near quarter day I am sending you on £15 and I hope that in another week I shall see you. An Experiment in Autobiography by H. G. Wells

H. Rider Haggard In another second he removed his hand, revealing a powerful-looking Zulu face, with a humorous mouth, a short woolly beard, tinged with grey, and a pair of brown eyes keen as a hawk’s. Allan Quatermain by H. Rider Haggard

G. K. Chesterton I did not myself make another speech; though I was far from thinking that there had been too much speechifying. Autobiography by G. K. Chesterton [1936]

Without another word they exchanged papers. Diana Tempest by Mary Cholmondeley [1893]

George Meredith All I envied him was his moustache for Evan. Will you believe that the ridiculous boy has shaved! ‘Then there is Melville, my dear diplomatist; and here is another instance of our Harrington luck. Evan Harrington by George Meredith [1861]

He studied criminals as another would study venomous reptiles. The Dark Highway by Arthur Gask [1928]

Mark Twain In another second I would a been aboard of her, but just then the door opened. The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain

And besides, there was another business that had been in and out of my mind for some time past. Coming up for Air by George Orwell

So another night passed, this time very peacefully for Eleanor, who lay in a heavy slumber broken by no cruel dreams. Eleanor's Victory by Mary Elizabeth Braddon [1863]

Robert Louis Stevenson It was the silliest exhibition; and yet dangerous too, for the cowardly fellow was plainly working himself up to another murder. The Master of Ballantrae by Robert Louis Stevenson

Not another scuttling case, Mr Hollyer?” “No, mine is quite a private matter,” replied the lieutenant. Max Carrados by Ernest Bramah [1914]

I daresay — I am positive, in fact — that her face was made up, and while I looked at her she let down her veilanother hint that she did not wish to be examined too closely. The Mystery Queen by Fergus Hume

On coming in he told us that there had been another case very similar to the two fatal ones which had lately occurred. Carmilla by J. Sheridan Le Fanu

Arthur Machen What if we leave ill work as it lies, and go home peaceably by another way. Dreads and Drolls by Arthur Machen

Ford Madox Ford I have never behaved like that before another soul in the world . No More Parades by Ford Madox Ford [1925]

Wilkie Collins Are you tired, Matilda? No? Then give me another turn, there’s a good creature. The Black Robe by Wilkie Collins [1881]

Elizabeth Gaskell That night she gave way to another burst of disparaging remarks on poor motherly homely Bessy, and that night Victorine thought she read a deeper secret in Theresa’s heart. Crowley Castle by Elizabeth Gaskell [1864]

Time was lost here in unsuccessful searches for water, and we departed to another range, four or five miles farther on, and apparently higher; therefore perhaps more likely to supply us with water. Australia Twice Traversed by Ernest Giles

The apartment itself he could not at another period have tenanted without secret emotion. Paul Clifford by Edward Bulwer-Lytton [1830]

George Gissing Take another glass of sherry; you’ll need support. The Nether World by George Gissing [1888]

Anthony Hope And if there be another anywhere, let him be caught and hanged out of hand. The Prisoner of Zenda by Anthony Hope

Arthur Conan Doyle Despairing of finding any help, I ran down another corridor, and came on something which surprised me more than ever. The Sealed Room by Arthur Conan Doyle [1898]

John Galsworthy Give me another cup of your nice Turkish coffee, my dear. Swan Song by John Galsworthy

George Borrow In the same cemetery rest the mortal remains of Doddridge, another English author of a different stamp, but justly admired and esteemed. The Bible in Spain by George Borrow

The departure at a somewhat earlier date of May Gray for her native country, gave rise to evidence of another kind of affection. Byron by John Nichol [1880]

Andrew Lang Here is another of her parallels. The Valet’s Tragedy by Andrew Lang

In one upland place he had found a drink like the grey wine of Anjou, in another a sweet thing like Madeira, and in another a fiery sherry. The House of the Four Winds by John Buchan

Benjamin Disraeli He sent the husband to the devil in two seconds, and insisted upon the wife’s not thinking of him for another moment; and then the lady dried her eyes, and promised to do her best. Vivian Grey by Benjamin Disraeli [1827]

Walter Scott Then tell me how to woo thee, love; O tell me how to woo thee! For thy dear sake, nae care I'll take, Tho' ne'er another trow me. The Minstrelsy of the Scottish Border by Walter Scott [1802-1803]

H. G. Wells And then one gun after another picks it up as the raid comes nearer. The Dream by H. G. Wells [1924]

Edgar Allan Poe Here he dug another hole, and drove another peg. The Narrative of Arthur Gordon Pym of Nantucket by Edgar Allan Poe

At another season, Sergeant Brand would have paid more attention to the fact; but he was then immersed in the perils of his own predicament. The Wrong Box by Robert Louis Stevenson and Lloyd Osbourne

And yet surely, surely, he said to himself, there were in the world somewhere good women of another stamp, who might be found for diligent seeking. Sir Charles Danvers by Mary Cholmondeley [1889]

Elizabeth Von Arnim He might go on living in Hampstead for years, and not again come across such another chance. The Enchanted April by Elizabeth Von Arnim [1922]

Leon Trotsky There was no seventh grade in the St. Paul realschule and this necessitated a transfer to another school. My Life by Leon Trotsky

H. G. Wells A lank tentacular appendage gripped the edge of the cylinder, another swayed in the air. The War of the Worlds by H. G. Wells [1898]

George Gissing Yet it was of another than herself that she wrote; she felt that even in her memory of woe. A Life's Morning by George Gissing [1885]

E. Phillips Oppenheim It has cost the life of an honest, respectable fellow who was working for you, and the life of another man whom we suspect to have been one of the gang, and to have been acting as spy for you. The Lion and the Lamb by E. Phillips Oppenheim [1930]

William Black He was joined by another who seemed as much disposed for mischief as he; their intrigues continued through this whole division. Goldsmith by William Black [1878]

Ralph Waldo Emerson In age, we put out another sort of perspiration, — gout, fever, rheumatism, caprice, doubt, fretting, and avarice. The Conduct of Life by Ralph Waldo Emerson [1860]

The sun rose hot and coppery, with all prospects of another scorching day, but towards eight o’clock the sky clouded over quickly and a soft breeze began sighing up from the sea. The Dark Highway by Arthur Gask [1928]

Virginia Woolf I said, “Give him (myself) another moment’s respite” as I went downstairs. The Waves by Virginia Woolf [1931]

George Meredith But, go and tell one woman of another woman, and that a lie! That’s beyond me. Diana of the Crossways by George Meredith [1885]

Jack London On another bench a woman trimming the frayed strips of her rags with a knife, and another woman, with thread and needle, sewing up rents. The People of the Abyss by Jack London [1903]