Usage examples for Brock

  1. But if Lord Brock did not so choose, why, in that case, he must expect that Mr. Palliser, and Mr. Palliser's friends, would-. – Can You Forgive Her? by Anthony Trollope
  2. Brock, who fell, with that General, at Queenston Heights. – Toronto of Old by Henry Scadding
  3. Well, there's Peggy Brock. – Saturday's Child by Kathleen Norris
  4. He was no more than fashionably late at the Van Brock house, and fortunately he was able to reckon himself among the chosen few for whom Miss Portia's door swung on hospitable hinges at all hours. – The Grafters by Francis Lynde
  5. People still " spend all their time in the fields and forests and see and feel nothing of the beauties of Nature, and of their influence on the human heart"; and this, said Froebel- and it is just what Mr. Clutton Brock is saying now- is because the child " fails to find the same feelings among adults." – The Child Under Eight by E.R. Murray and Henrietta Brown Smith
  6. The custom is universal throughout Holland for the natives of the different provinces, as Volendam, Marken, Brock, etc. – Odd Bits of Travel with Brush and Camera by Charles M. Taylor, Jr.
  7. Ella gave her little sister a very keen look, " Vera Brock?" – Saturday's Child by Kathleen Norris
  8. Brock died on this field and our fathers fought here that we should be a free and independent people, and we have enjoyed that position for a hundred years, thanks to their efforts. – Brock Centenary 1812-1912 by Various
  9. The lot extending northward from the Ontario House corner to King street was the property of Attorney- General Macdonell, who, while in attendance on General Brock as Provincial aide- de- camp, was slain in the engagement on Queenston Heights. – Toronto of Old by Henry Scadding
  10. Miss Van Brock drew a long breath that was more than half a sigh. – The Grafters by Francis Lynde
  11. As a result Brock himself was ordered to make Fort George his headquarters, whereupon all trouble seems to have ceased. – The Niagara River by Archer Butler Hulbert