Usage examples for fabian

  1. In Liegnitz he was supported by the ministers Valentin Krautwald, Fabian Eckel, Sigismund Werner, and Valerius Rosenheyn. – Historical Introductions to the Symbolical Books of the Evangelical Lutheran Church by Friedrich Bente
  2. The caution of his wary commander, Kutusoff, who urged a Fabian policy of delay and retreat, now began to weary him. – The Life of Napoleon I (Volumes, 1 and 2) by John Holland Rose
  3. The Fabian movement, which was a drawing- room movement, compelled the discussion in the Press of Socialism, for and against. – The Free Press by Hilaire Belloc
  4. Then he thought of Fabian who made the vacancy, and who had already passed through that trial which was to bring to so many Christians life or condemnation, and he commended himself to his prayers against the hour of his own combat. – Callista by John Henry Cardinal Newman
  5. I will see Father Fabian to- morrow morning, after mass, and he will come to visit and instruct you in many things, which it is necessary for you to understand. – May Brooke by Anna H. Dorsey
  6. For the first time in her life, she saw something of men,- real men, with horses and dogs and guns,- men who went out partridge shooting in the season and rode to hounds across country, not the pale abstractions of cultured humanity who attended the Fabian Society meetings or wrote things called articles in the London papers. – The Woman Who Did by Grant Allen
  7. The little rocking- chair, the newspapers near the door, the lighthouse director's announcement, and Fabian Olsen, the baker's new- baked bread. – Hunger by Knut Hamsun
  8. On receiving an answer in the negative, he declared very decidedly, " Then Dr. Fabian will occupy them at once." – Under a Charm, Vol. II. (of III) A Novel by E. Werner
  9. Brother Fabian is doubtless an excellent brother of his order, but he has scarce the same learning as Brother Emmanuel. – The Secret Chamber at Chad by Evelyn Everett-Green
  10. In Edinburgh I had a drawing- room meeting at the house of Mrs. Muir Dowie, daughter of Robert Chambers and mother of Minnie Muriel Dowie, who wrote " Through the Carpathians," and another at the Fabian Society, both on effective voting. – An Autobiography by Catherine Helen Spence
  11. " I will send her to you; and to- morrow I think you will see Father Fabian said May, before she closed the door. – May Brooke by Anna H. Dorsey
  12. Little Fabian Laveque shouted, and jumped down from his log. – The Blazed Trail by Stewart Edward White
  13. Fabian dug his heels into the ice, but could not hang on. – The Blazed Trail by Stewart Edward White
  14. In vain sage Washington, from hill to hill, Plays round his foes with more than Fabian skill, Retreats, advances, lures them to his snare, To balance numbers by the shifts of war. – The Columbiad by Joel Barlow
  15. These Fabian tactics as regards open warfare do not mean that the Senussi are idle. – The Rising Tide of Color Against White World-Supremacy by Theodore Lothrop Stoddard
  16. In politics he became a disciple of the Cobden- Bright school and was one of the first members of the Fabian Society under the leadership of the redoubtable Bernard Shaw. – Deep Furrows by Hopkins Moorhouse
  17. I gave one- third of it to Fabian and he left us. – Carnac's Folly, Volume 2. by Gilbert Parker
  18. Will you please to call me when Father Fabian comes in? – May Brooke by Anna H. Dorsey