Phrases with "remembrance"

Have you any objection?” “None.” “It will be looked upon, you know, as a token of remembrance to the little fellow who had so sharp an illness through my horse. A Tale of Sin by Ellen Wood [1870]

John Galsworthy He did not exactly feel — the film of remembrance was unrolled too quickly. Passers By by John Galsworthy

Walter Scott The first moment of recollection brought to her mind the danger which had overpowered her senses; the next called to remembrance that of her father. The Bride of Lammermoor by Walter Scott [1819]

Edith Wharton The remembrance made him shrink slightly from her touch, and she drew back with a smile. Madame de Treymes by Edith Wharton [1907]

In quitting France, it was her recently adopted daughter he had brought to Paris whom he chiefly regretted; his every thought was a remembrance of her—his every memory a regret. Ten Years Later by Alexandre Dumas [1848-1850]

The remembrance of it no sooner came into my mind than I had whipped it out of the tie, and had bent the point into a fair-sized hook. The Lust of Hate by Guy Boothby [1898]

Wilkie Collins He was only recalled to a remembrance of the new nurse by a chance question which Mrs. Frankland addressed to him. The Dead Secret by Wilkie Collins [1857]

The remembrance of your kindness only, sweetens the bitterness of my regret, and that I shall bear with me so long, Madam, as life remains. The House by the Church-Yard by J. Sheridan Le Fanu

George Eliot Her new sensations seemed to exclude the remembrance of her grief. Adam Bede by George Eliot [1859]

Wilkie Collins That one act — in respect of the influence which the remembrance of it afterward exercised over Rothsay and myself — claims a place of its own in the opening pages of the present narrative. Little Novels by Wilkie Collins [1887]

Charles Dickens With this tender remembrance upon me, I was cavalierly shunted back into Dullborough the other day, by train. The Uncommercial Traveller by Charles Dickens [1860]

Benjamin Disraeli Then the rough remembrance of his old life at Falkirk and its contrast with the present scene had in it something stimulating. Lothair by Benjamin Disraeli [1870]

Anna Katherine Green I became interested in school and study, and the years passed and I had almost forgotten the occurrence, when suddenly the full remembrance came back upon me with a rush. Dark Hollow by Anna Katherine Green

Anthony Trollope There had been a crowd of girls in the house when Miss Mackenzie had paid her former visit to the Cedars,—so many that she had carried away no remembrance of them as individuals. Miss Mackenzie by Anthony Trollope [1865]

The remembrance of a certain expedition to Melun rose suddenly before her. Notwithstanding by Mary Cholmondeley [1913]

In all my nation there is no remembrance of me. The Crock of Gold by James Stephens

Anthony Trollope With her there was no longer the possibility of retaining any secret, hardly the remembrance that there was a secret to retain. Ralph the Heir by Anthony Trollope [1871]

Robert Louis Stevenson But this was both too flimsy and too cowardly to last me long, and the remembrance of James began to succeed to the possession of my spirits. Catriona by Robert Louis Stevenson

Then remembrance flashed over me. Over the Water by Ellen Wood [1871]

Daniel Defoe I sat many an hour by myself, and wept over the remembrance of past follies, and the dreadful extravagances of a wicked life, and sometimes I flattered myself that I had sincerely repented. The Fortunes and Misfortunes of the Famous Moll Flanders by Daniel Defoe [1683]

The usual explanation is that it was the helmet-crest of the blind king of Bohemia, who was killed at Crécy in 1346, and that in remembrance of this it was adopted by the Black Prince as his badge. English Embroidered Bookbindings by Cyril Davenport [1899]

Robert Louis Stevenson Again and again, “the remembrance of Elizabeth’s virtues” carries him away; and he has to hark back again to find the scent of his argument. Familiar Studies of Men and Books by Robert Louis Stevenson

Wilkie Collins I have great faith in the affectionate remembrance of any surviving friends I may leave behind me; but, upon the whole, I would rather provide these particulars myself. A Passage in the Life of Perugino Potts by Wilkie Collins [1852]

None of your milk-and-water affairs, where a few bruises and a great fright are the extent of the damages but too often a calamity whose remembrance lasts a lifetime. East Lynne by Ellen Wood [1861]

The remembrance of that helpless figure in Marshall’s arms came back to him with a shudder that could not be repressed. Diana Tempest by Mary Cholmondeley [1893]

Charles Dickens The remembrance of this man with the pudding remains with me as the remembrance of the most spectral person my houselessness encountered. The Uncommercial Traveller by Charles Dickens [1860]

Wilkie Collins She had a light-hearted remembrance of the failure of her sauce. I Say No by Wilkie Collins [1884]

The remembrance of this kiss will not let you forget. The Hermit of ——— Street by Anna Katharine Green

Far from recalling with renewed affright the remembrance of the apparition that had so appalled him, the recollection only served to kindle and concentrate his curiosity into a burning focus. Zanoni by Edward Bulwer-Lytton [1842]

John Lewis Burckhard A little beyond the village, on the road towards the town, stands a small chapel, called Mesdjed Djoma, in remembrance of the spot where the people of Medina met Mohammed upon his arrival. Travels in Arabia by John Lewis Burckhard

As I looked at him the remembrance of all we had been through together flooded back upon me, and I could have cried with joy at being beside him. Mr. Standfast by John Buchan [1919]

Guy de Maupassan Often he had thought of making Mme. Forestier a visit, but the remembrance of their last meeting restrained him. Bel Ami by Guy de Maupassan

Anthony Trollope Nevertheless she had liked him, and had laughed with him, and the remembrance of this made her sad. Miss Mackenzie by Anthony Trollope [1865]

Victor Hugo The remembrance of Dea struggled in the shadows with weak cries. The Man Who Laughs by Victor Hugo [1869]

Thomas Hardy But it passed away when she found no sign of remembrance in him. Tess of the d’Urbervilles by Thomas Hardy

He doubted if remembrance had much hold on this child, who when with him and beside him had always been dreaming of the future. Signa by Ouida

Great God! what a scene has just taken place! I am yet dizzy with the remembrance of it. Frankenstein by Mary Shelley [1831]

Anthony Trollope There was the remembrance of what the people in Exeter were saying of her, only slightly relieved by the conviction that she had been preserved from a life of unhappiness. Kept in the Dark by Anthony Trollope [1882]

Wilkie Collins I have now said all that is required of me, and may bid you farewellbearing with me the happy remembrance that I have left a father and son reconciled and restored to each other. After Dark by Wilkie Collins [1856]

James Joyce That time thing think! Honorific remembrance to spit humble makes. Finnegans Wake by James Joyce

But she remembered that it only depended upon her to make them her friends; and this remembrance awakened a momentary joy. I Promessi Sposi by Alessandro Manzoni

Thomas Wolfe The smell of earth which he had caught in the air this morning was good, and the remembrance of it laid a soothing unction on his soul. You Can’t Go Home Again by Thomas Wolfe [1940]

Jules Verne The remembrance of that imprisonment in the ice was effaced from our minds. Twenty-Thousand Leagues Under the Sea by Jules Verne [1872]

Henry Handel Richardson Under the influence of music or acting that gripped her, Louise lost all remembrance of her surroundings: she lived blindly into this unreal world, without the least attempt at criticism. Maurice Guest by Henry Handel Richardson

There had been a time when he almost loved her — almost! Yes, it was the remembrance of that which made the trial so bitter. Birds of Prey by Mary Elizabeth Braddon [1867]

Wilkie Collins Then, the loving remembrance of the dear hands that had so often touched that relic, drew the faithful daughter back to the woman whom she abhorred. I Say No by Wilkie Collins [1884]

Elizabeth Gaskell No present plan of usefulness allayed the aching remembrance of the evil he had done that good might come. Ruth by Elizabeth Gaskell [1853]

Divided from the rest of earth, the gulf of the foul remembrance yawned now between his sister and himself. Zanoni by Edward Bulwer-Lytton [1842]

Caroline Lamb The absence of Viviani filled her with anxiety; and the remembrance of her crimes embittered every hour of her existence. Glenarvon by Caroline Lamb [1816]

Gertrude Stein A remembrance of a direct realteration with no bust no buster, no bust here. Geography and Plays by Gertrude Stein

Wilkie Collins Silently, intelligently, and industriously — with an ever-present remembrance of herself and her place — the new parlor-maid did her work. No Name by Wilkie Collins [1862]

Anne Bronte He provoked me at times, indeed, by his evident reluctance to talk to me about his sister, though I did not question the friendliness of his motives in wishing to discourage my remembrance of her. The Tenant of Wildfell Hall by Anne Bronte [1848]

Rosamond’s remembrance of her mother was but shadowy. Run to Earth by Mary Elizabeth Braddon [1868]

Elizabeth Gaskell Charlotte tried hard, in after years, to recall the remembrance of her mother, and could bring back two or three pictures of her. The Life of Charlotte Bronte by Elizabeth Gaskell [1857]

Wilkie Collins Instantly the lost remembrance of Miss Dunross came back to me. The Two Destinies by Wilkie Collins [1876]

Henry Fielding Upon this the gate flew open, and Minos desired him to walk in, telling him, if he had mentioned this at first, he might have spared the remembrance of his plays. A journey from this world to the next by Henry Fielding

I was given the name in remembrance of my mother’s brother. Serapion by Francis Stevens

Edgar Allan Poe I avoided the creature; a certain sense of shame, and the remembrance of my former deed of cruelty, preventing me from physically abusing it. The Black Cat by Edgar Allan Poe

Wilkie Collins The preacher at the Refuge is nothing but a remembrance now — the one welcome remembrance of my life! I have nothing more to tell you. The New Magdalen by Wilkie Collins [1873]

Elizabeth Gaskell But their hearts were bound by old ties to one another, and the remembrance of former things gave an unspoken charm to their meetings. Mary Barton by Elizabeth Gaskell [1848]

Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu Her fear and horror of Longcluse had increased, and if the very remembrance of him visited her with a sudden qualm, you may be sure that the sight of him, on this melancholy evening, was a shock. Checkmate by Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu [1871]

Guy de Maupassant I thought you adorable, and the remembrance of you took such a hold on me that I longed to see you again, and so I made use of that fool Morin as a pretext, and here I am. That Pig of a Morin (Ce cochon de Morin) by Guy de Maupassant [1882]

I had made a pet of his brig, the Ayacucho, which pleased him almost as much as my remembrance of his bride and their wedding, which I saw at Santa Barbara in 1836. Two Years Before the Mast by Richard Henry Dana [1840]

Sir Walter Scott There he saw the names of many a forgotten sufferer mingled with others which will continue in remembrance until English history shall perish. The Fortunes of Nigel by Sir Walter Scott [1822]

Caroline Lamb Tell him how terrible a thing is death; how fearful at such an hour is remembrance of the past. Glenarvon by Caroline Lamb [1816]

The remembrance of this happy evening, which had been the crowning of her happiness, filled her heart with emotion. Serge Panine by Georges Ohnet [1881]

So take everything you want in remembrance of her, and what are not likely to be of use to you will go with my poor boy’s clothes to the institution. The Silent Dead by Arthur Gask [1950]

Wilkie Collins Perhaps I might have succeeded — but for my remembrance of the disreputable-looking stranger on the door-step, who had been so curious to know if Madame Fontaine intended to leave her lodgings. Jezebel’s Daughter by Wilkie Collins [1880]

M. P. Shiel I only pray of you that in future, for my sake, in remembrance of me, you will not be always making war upon your neighbours. Children of the Wind by M. P. Shiel [1923]

Rudyard Kipling No monarch on earth could have welcomed them more graciously; or, in St. Peter’s case, with more of that particularity of remembrance which is the gift of good kings. Debits and Credits by Rudyard Kipling [1926]

The remembrance of that deathbed came vividly before me, and the dying man’s fantastic threat rang again in my startled ears. A Strange Story by Edward Bulwer-Lytton [1862]

Sir Richard Burton What should remember I did you fro’ my remembrance wane? Time dies but never dies the fondest love for you we bear, And in your love I’ll die and in your love I’ll arise again. The Arabian Nights' Entertainments by Sir Richard Burton

Elizabeth Gaskell The remembrance of Mr. Burton’s Oriental life must be in strange contrast to the regular, well-ordered comfort of his present existence. The Shah’s English Gardener by Elizabeth Gaskell [1852]

Ann Radcliffe Every nerve thrilled at the recollection; and the terrors of remembrance almost equalled those of reality. A Sicilian Romance by Ann Radcliffe [1790]

Anthony Trollope Frank went on pacing the room, till, gradually, his first idea recovered possession of his mind, and the remembrance of his father’s grief faded away. Doctor Thorne by Anthony Trollope

He did not see me, for which I could not help feeling thankful; but I had seen him, and the remembrance of his face haunted me for the rest of my walk. The Lust of Hate by Guy Boothby [1898]

Wilkie Collins In a few minutes his hardy nerves had recovered themselves — he could laugh over the remembrance of the strange impression that had been produced on him. Man and Wife by Wilkie Collins [1870]

Anthony Trollope The idea and remembrance of her womanly charms have always been there, always present to her mind. Travelling Sketches by Anthony Trollope [1866]

Anthony Trollope It is probable that the idea was taken from the early Snob at Cambridge, either from his own participation in the work or from his remembrance of it. Thackeray by Anthony Trollope [1879]

Wilkie Collins My heart beats fast at the bare remembrance of it. Little Novels by Wilkie Collins [1887]

I resemble this watcher; from time to time some news reaches me, and recalls to my remembrance all those I loved. The Vicomte de Bragelonne by Alexandre Dumas [1848-1850]

The remembrance of her father came next, sordid, good-humoured, mercenary, and she shuddered. Notwithstanding by Mary Cholmondeley [1913]

However, for my little Rosy’s sake, and out of remembrance of the long night-watches you and I have kept together out upon the lonesome sea, I forgive you. Run to Earth by Mary Elizabeth Braddon [1868]

Wilkie Collins They were helped by my remembrance of Sir Percival’s death. The Woman in White by Wilkie Collins [1860]

Philip Sidney O no! O no! trial only shows The bitter juice of forsaken woes; Where former bliss, present evils do stain; Nay, former bliss adds to present pain, While remembrance doth both states contain. Poems by Philip Sidney

Elizabeth Gaskell The remembrance of our conversation in the cow-house was vividly in my mind as I looked at her when her bright healthy appearance was remarked upon. Cousin Phillis by Elizabeth Gaskell [1864]

Ann Radcliffe She had a confused notion, that his fate was somehow connected with her own; and her struggles to prevent the remembrance of him, served only to shew how much her heart was his. The Romance of the Forest by Ann Radcliffe [1791]

Jane Austen She had had a disappointment, moreover, which that book, and especially the history of her own family, must ever present the remembrance of. Persuasion by Jane Austen [1818]

Wilkie Collins Bitter remembrance of the years that had gone had risen in his memory, and had filled him with melancholy misgivings of his capacity to make my life with him a happy one. The Law and the Lady by Wilkie Collins [1875]

Anthony Trollope It would be well too that he should know, that he should think that he knew, that she was disturbed by no remembrance of those words which had once passed between them. The Golden Lion of Granpere by Anthony Trollope

As once before in that same house, I gave way to despair, and it was only the sharp remembrance of Margaret Price that pulled me up abruptly and dragged me finally to my feet. The Secret of the Garden by Arthur Gask [1924]

Charles Dickens O poor sister! well for you to be far from here, and keep that as your last remembrance of him! The ladies of the clergyman’s family, his wife and two sisters-in-law, came in among the bodies often. The Uncommercial Traveller by Charles Dickens [1860]

Edith Wharton His invincible spirit belied and disguised the signs of weakness that afterward asserted themselves in my remembrance of him. Crucial Instances by Edith Wharton [1901]

Jules Verne The remembrance of his crime became horrible to him. Eight Hundred Leagues on the Amazon by Jules Verne [1881]

The remembrance came back to him now. Notwithstanding by Mary Cholmondeley [1913]

Robert Louis Stevenson He could not pass by Islington, where his father used to carry him to cakes and ale, but he must light at the “King’s Head” and eat and drink “for remembrance of the old house sake. Familiar Studies of Men and Books by Robert Louis Stevenson

Wilkie Collins I was alone again with my earthly fellow-beings — left with no clew to guide me but the remembrance of the child’s hand pointing eastward to the distant sea. The Two Destinies by Wilkie Collins [1876]

Ann Radcliffe But her efforts to erase him from her remembrance were ineffectual. A Sicilian Romance by Ann Radcliffe [1790]

He is dead who called me into being; and when I shall be no more, the very remembrance of us both will speedily vanish. Frankenstein by Mary Shelley [1831]

Elizabeth Gaskell That one thought excluded all remembrance and all anticipation, in those first hours of delight. Ruth by Elizabeth Gaskell [1853]

Walter Scott I could easily send an escort with her that might bid defiance to any force you could muster; but I wish, Heaven knows, to bury the remembrance of old civil dissensions, not to awaken new. Peveril of the Peak by Walter Scott [1822]

Sometimes — But why conjecture? It was an unreadable expression to me then, and even in remembrance it is no clearer. The Forsaken Inn by Anna Katharine Green

Wilkie Collins This was not the first time that a sudden sense of his solitude had connected itself inexplicably with the remembrance of the work-girl’s letter. After Dark by Wilkie Collins [1856]

Charles Kingsley Do you fancy that stems and boughs were never in his mind? He kept, doubtless, in remembrance the fundamental idea, that the Christian church should symbolise a grot or cave. Grots and Groves by Charles Kingsley

If I die, cherish the remembrance of me, and forget the follies which you so often condemned, which my heart, not my head, betrayed me into. Sterne by H. D. Traill [1882]

George Borrow I shan’t let it remain where it is, but will keep it, as a remembrance of you, as long as I live. The Romany Rye by George Borrow

Robert Louis Stevenson And just a knowledge of this, and a remembrance of those fortunate hours in which the bird has sung to us, that fills us with such wonder when we turn the pages of the realist. Collected Essays by Robert Louis Stevenson

Charles Dickens But anywhere: in the churches, among the palaces, in the streets, on the bridge, or down beside the river: it was always pleasant Verona, and in my remembrance always will be. Pictures from Italy by Charles Dickens [1846]

Wilkie Collins Something was plainly associated with her visit to Geoffrey, the bare remembrance of which shook her nerves. Man and Wife by Wilkie Collins [1870]

The remembrance of it will haunt me all my life long. The Lust of Hate by Guy Boothby [1898]

Charles Dickens I have no remembrance of the process. A Tale of Two Cities by Charles Dickens [1859]

Anthony Trollope This remembrance did not unfrequently present itself to the duke’s mind. Doctor Thorne by Anthony Trollope

Anthony Trollope The horrid word was clinging to the lady’s ears, and the remembrance of having uttered the word was heavy on the man’s conscience. The Prime Minister by Anthony Trollope

Wilkie Collins If you have any friendly remembrance of me, be kind to your wife for my sake. No Name by Wilkie Collins [1862]

Victor Hugo In so young a child all remembrance melts away. The Man Who Laughs by Victor Hugo [1869]

Maria Edgeworth I have endeavoured to give it a festive appearance, that the remembrance of your last interview with your once loved Olivia may be at least unmixed with horror. Leonora by Maria Edgeworth [1806]

Aramis and I are very unhappy; but God, our courage, and the remembrance of our friendship sustain us. Twenty Years After by Alexandre Dumas [1845]

Andrew Lang So he said to his love: ‘Alas! I must go off and leave you, but take this ring and wear it as a remembrance of me, and when I am King I will return and fetch you home. The Green Fairy Book by Andrew Lang

Anthony Trollope Perhaps he had hidden himself among rafters fifty years ago, and had some sweet remembrance of the feat. Linda Tressel by Anthony Trollope [1868]

John Bunyan They draw off their thoughts, all that they may, from the remembrance of God, Death and Judgment to come. The Pilgrim's Progress by John Bunyan [1675]

Ann Radcliffe The remembrance of having neglected to give him this last proof of affection would pursue me with incessant remorse. The Romance of the Forest by Ann Radcliffe [1791]

The sinister absence of Carmilla made the remembrance of the scene more horrible to me. Carmilla by J. Sheridan Le Fanu

Janet had a somewhat confused remembrance of what happened after that. Moth and Rust by Mary Cholmondeley [1912]

Do you hear?” “Yes, sir,” replied the meek Master Levitt, who seemed to carry some remembrance in his face of a former occasion, when he had not come “straight back. Her Father’s Name by Florence Marryat [1878]

William Hope Hodgson I have but a very hazy remembrance of the end. The House on the Borderland by William Hope Hodgson

Sir Walter Scott But apparently the remembrance of his defeat by the Baron of Bradwardine, of which Edward had been the unwilling cause, still rankled in the mind of the low-bred and yet proud laird. Waverley by Sir Walter Scott [1829]

Edith Wharton It is thanks to Doyley that not one bitter memory, one uncomprehended injustice, darkened the days when the soul’s flesh is so tender, and the remembrance of wrongs so acute. A Backward Glance by Edith Wharton [1934]

Victor Hugo He had, as far as lay in his power, banished the remembrance of her from his thoughts and dreams. The Man Who Laughs by Victor Hugo [1869]

Edith Wharton And the other man? The other man, inside the house, was perhaps at that very instant smiling over the remembrance of the same scene! At the thought, Lansing plunged away into the night. The Glimpses of the Moon by Edith Wharton [1922]

Malatesta had, at this time, no remembrance of the prophecy; and his own fate gave him no uneasiness; but events were silently working its fulfilment. Memoirs of Extraordinary Popular Delusions and the Madness of Crowds by Charles Mackay [1852]

There is no remembrance of gesture, of action, of any outward manifestation of life; those are lost in the unearthly brilliance or in the unearthly gloom of such moments. An Outcast of the Islands by Joseph Conrad [1896]

I tried to banish her remembrance from my heart—and I thought I had succeeded. The Box with the Iron Clamps by Florence Marrya

Be proud of me, and cherish your infant remembrance of me. The Last Man by Mary Shelley

Compel John Maryon to pay the debt of honor!” Nothing but the remembrance of Agnes’ sweet face availed for the time to banish the vision, the statement, and the bidding. A Stable for Nightmares by J. Sheridan Le Fanu

Anthony Trollope And the salve to the qualm was always the same remembrance that the deed had not been done yet. Cousin Henry by Anthony Trollope [1879]

Victor Hugo That he had no remembrance of it was no proof that it had not taken place. The Man Who Laughs by Victor Hugo [1869]

Edith Wharton Once before he had seen it so illumined, but with how different a brightness! The remembrance stirred in him some old habit of the senses. The Valley of Decision by Edith Wharton [1902]

Edith Wharton Justine’s remembrance flew back to their first meeting at Hanaford, when his confidence in his own powers was still unshaken, his trust in others unimpaired. Fruit of the Tree by Edith Wharton [1907]

Virginia Woolf The bridge is what we care for, and not our place in it, and we believe that, to the end, it may be kept in remembrance that this is alone to be our object. Three Guineas by Virginia Woolf [1938]

Miles Franklin It has and had not provided me with one solitary fond remembrance — only with dreary, wing-clipping, mind-starving recollections. My Brilliant Career by Miles Franklin

He had not liked to seem to claim the boy’s remembrance — when there was such great triumph too. Signa by Ouida

The remembrance of my brother Valentine is part and parcel of my life, and a wrong done to him is twice a wrong to myself. Run to Earth by Mary Elizabeth Braddon [1868]

Charles Dickens But, I don’t know that I did it, for I was so full of paupers, that it was, after all, only a change to a single pauper, who took possession of my remembrance instead of a thousand. The Uncommercial Traveller by Charles Dickens [1860]

Edith Wharton The remembrance of her pale face with that queer drawn smile returned disquietingly, and he pushed open the door of their room. Hudson River Bracketed by Edith Wharton [1929]

Nevertheless, a season of repentance succeeded each outbreak, and an endeavour to atone for it and wipe out its remembrance by additional courtesies and kindness. I Promessi Sposi by Alessandro Manzoni

Chester himself was giving little thought to Penelope. His ankle was hurting him far too much, and the remembrance that he had killed two men was very distressing to him. The Vaults of Blackarden Castle by Arthur Gask [1950]

Anthony Trollope The remembrance of this came to him as he almost made up his mind to rise from his seat and pull the book down from the shelf. Cousin Henry by Anthony Trollope [1879]

George Eliot The remembrance of that scene had often been with him since Thursday evening: the sunlight through the apple-tree boughs, the red bunches, Hetty’s sweet blush. Adam Bede by George Eliot [1859]

Wilkie Collins Mingling with the remembrance thus aroused, there rose in me unbidden, a temptation so overpoweringly vile, and yet so irresistible in the state of my mind at the moment, that it shook me to the soul. The Two Destinies by Wilkie Collins [1876]

Wilkie Collins I had parted with the worst bitterness of the past, but not with my heart’s remembrance of the sorrow and the tenderness of that memorable time. The Woman in White by Wilkie Collins [1860]

Mrs. Gaskell Not all the elder-wine that ever was mulled could this night wash out the remembrance of this difference between Miss Pole and her hostess. Cranford by Mrs. Gaskell [1851-3]

Henry Handel Richardson An intolerable spasm of remembrance gripped him. Maurice Guest by Henry Handel Richardson

Henry James However, I cherish the rich ambiguity, and have always cherished it, for the sake alone of the general note exhaled, the thing that has most kept remembrance unbroken. The Long Wards by Henry James

Ann Radcliffe A collection of strange and concomitant circumstances, now forced a suspicion on the mind of the Countess, which her heart, and the remembrance of the former conduct of Alleyn, at once condemned. The Castles of Athlin and Dunbayne by Ann Radcliffe [1789]

Andrew Lang It is only just that you should send them something very precious as a remembrance of yourself. The Blue Fairy Book by Andrew Lang

The remembrance of the day I had gilded the oak-ball, and her wonderful gratitude for it, came flashing back to me. Ketira the Gypsy by Ellen Wood [1876]

Wilkie Collins For the first time in my remembrance of our long companionship, he burst into tears. Little Novels by Wilkie Collins [1887]

Henry Fielding If you will be contented with my asking your pardon, and spare me the disagreeable remembrance of what led me into my error, I shall esteem it as the highest obligation. Amelia by Henry Fielding

George Eliot He was determined not to think — not to admit any more distinct remembrance than was urged upon him by the perpetual presence of Maggie. He was looking at her, and she was on his arm. The Mill on the Floss by George Eliot [1860]

When he went along the sea road he had no instinct of remembrance of the night that he had lain against her breast and had had his cries hushed upon its aching warmth. Signa by Ouida

Robert Louis Stevenson Glad the Wrecker should so hum; but Lord, what fools these mortals be! So far yesterday, the citation being wrung from me by remembrance of many reviews. Vailima Letters by Robert Louis Stevenson

The remembrance of it comes back to me more vividly than ever now. Run to Earth by Mary Elizabeth Braddon [1868]

Elizabeth Gaskell Each volume brought a remembrance or a suggestion of his dead friend. North and South by Elizabeth Gaskell [1854]

Anatole France To hope that you could leave a remembrance in a woman’s heart is equivalent to trying to impress a seal on running water. At the Sign of the Reine Pédauque by Anatole France

This was the visit of kindred and friends bringing tokens of remembrance and affection to the dead. Familiar Spanish Travels by William Dean Howells

But the sudden remembrance of it shook her like a leaf. Notwithstanding by Mary Cholmondeley [1913]

Benjamin Disraeli No warmth these lips return by his imprest, And chill’d remembrance shudders o’er the rest. Vivian Grey by Benjamin Disraeli [1827]

Ann Radcliffe I would, if possible, lose the remembrance of a transaction which must for ever stain my character, and the rigorous effect of which, I fear, it is not in your power, my Lord, to soften. The Romance of the Forest by Ann Radcliffe [1791]

Anthony Trollope And he would send her a little trifle before he went, which he hoped she would wear in remembrance of their old friendship. Phineas Finn by Anthony Trollope

My children! I wish you to have a remembrance of the poor friar. I Promessi Sposi by Alessandro Manzoni

Caroline Lamb The broach consisted of a heart’s ease, which she entreated him sometimes to wear in remembrance of one, who had loved him truly. Glenarvon by Caroline Lamb [1816]

Ann Radcliffe The remembrance of my solemn promise, and that the life of Vincent would be sacrificed by the act, alone restrained me. A Sicilian Romance by Ann Radcliffe [1790]

Charles Dickens He might have entered even here, but for the timely remembrance coming upon him that Jairing’s was but round the corner. The Uncommercial Traveller by Charles Dickens [1860]

Caranby, from a remembrance of his love for Emilia, did not wish this to happen; therefore, he refrained from letting Mallow learn of Maraquito’s determination. The Secret Passage by Fergus Hume

Suddenly a remembrance flashed across him of the sinister face of the water as it had first looked up at him through the trees. Red Pottage by Mary Cholmondeley [1899]

Anthony Trollope It seemed to herself that she was being carried away by this man, because she had suddenly lost her remembrance of all negatives. The Claverings by Anthony Trollope

The Poems constitute his main claim to remembrance and, as already stated, are of a high order. A Short Biographical Dictionary of English Literature by John W. Cousin [1910]

Charles Dickens I shall be well and rich yet, some day, if it please God, and shall live perhaps to love a daughter Milly, in remembrance of the kindest nature and the gentlest heart in the world. The Haunted Man and the Ghost’s Bargain by Charles Dickens [1848]

Jane Austen The remembrance of her first evening in that room, of her father and his newspaper, came across her. Mansfield Park by Jane Austen [1814]

George Gissing He spoke of you, and quite in the proper way; I was to remember him very kindly to you, if I thought the remembrance would not be unwelcome. The Crown of Life by George Gissing [1899]

Anthony Trollope Had there been such further question she would have answered him, and some remembrance of her own words would have remained with her. Ayala’s Angel by Anthony Trollope

Wilkie Collins His parting directions recalled Rosamond to a remembrance of what had passed between the doctor and herself that morning. The Dead Secret by Wilkie Collins [1857]

George Eliot She thought of all the dear people whom she had learned to care for among these peaceful fields, and who would now have a place in her loving remembrance for ever. Adam Bede by George Eliot [1859]

Anthony Trollope And there was that hideous remembrance that legally he was entitled to give no orders. Ralph the Heir by Anthony Trollope [1871]

Edith Wharton The remembrance roused a whole train of association, and she lay in the darkness reconstructing the past out of which her present had grown. The House of Mirth by Edith Wharton [1905]

Then that which spurred her on additionally in the midst of all this was the remembrance of the cardinal. The Three Musketeers by Alexandre Dumas

Wilkie Collins I had, indeed, actually turned to depart, when the remembrance of the er rand which had brought me to the convent suddenly stayed my feet. The Queen of Hearts by Wilkie Collins [1859]

Wilkie Collins My remembrance of the scene was too vivid to require any prompting of that sort. The Law and the Lady by Wilkie Collins [1875]

George Eliot And yet, if he COULD see her again, what good would it do? Only cause him to suffer more from the sight of her distress and the remembrance of it. Adam Bede by George Eliot [1859]

Anthony Trollope Not even the remembrance of his successful love could comfort him; nay, when he thought of Eleanor he felt that it was that very love which had brought him to such a pass. The Warden by Anthony Trollope

Charles Dickens In remembrance of his long and faithful service to me, I did violence to myself, and granted his request. A House to Let by Charles Dickens [1858]

Le Mesurier’s policy would be frankly to acknowledge the visit, to describe how Shergold had left him, and to call to remembrance the mist which had prevailed on that day. The Web of Maya by Ella D'Arcy [1895]

Benjamin Disraeli He found a consolation also in the frequent remembrance that these scenes had been known to those whom he loved. Lothair by Benjamin Disraeli [1870]

D.H. Lawrence The remembrance of the Ticino valley is a sort of nightmare to me. Twilight in Italy by D.H. Lawrence [1916]

So was his restless heart continually tossed and tumbled with the tedious impression and stormy remembrance of his most abominable deeds. The Daughter of Time by Josephine Tey

Arthur Conan Doyle One of my hands is greatly swollen this morning, and yet I have no remembrance of injuring it yesterday. The Parasite by Arthur Conan Doyle [1894]

In England the tokens of remembrance pullulated hardly less. Queen Victoria by Lytton Strachey

Thomas Hughes There was no longer any remembrance of why the “veast” had been instituted, but nevertheless it had a pleasant and almost sacred character of its own. Tom Brown’s School Days by Thomas Hughes

Anthony Trollope Oh, how she wept and cried and laughed at the hopes and fears and miseries of the last few weeks passed in remembrance through her mind. Barchester Towers by Anthony Trollope

And that cup the son shall keep to drink of all his life-time, in remembrance of his father. The Travels of Sir John Mandeville by John Mandeville