Usage examples for holland

  1. He was also attached to embassies in Flanders, Holland, and Germany. – A Short History of French Literature by George Saintsbury
  2. Those who have money enough manage to reach France or Holland and come over first or second- class. – Courts and Criminals by Arthur Train
  3. In the afternoon he took a long walk, which led him through the Holland Park region. – Will Warburton by George Gissing
  4. " We won't give up Holland, whatever we do. – Their Silver Wedding Journey by William Dean Howells
  5. All the young men fell in love with Miss Holland right away, but it was of no use to them. – Hoosier Mosaics by Maurice Thompson
  6. Neither Spain nor Holland are mentioned in it. – The Diplomatic Correspondence of the American Revolution, Vol. IX by Various
  7. In vain- I have never yet been in New Holland. – Peter Schlemihl by Adelbert von Chamisso
  8. Lord Holland is perfectly agreeable, and not at all a man to be afraid of, in the common way of speaking, but for that very reason I always am afraid of him- much more than of her, who does not seem to me agreeable. – Lady-John-Russell by MacCarthy, Desmond
  9. The family soon afterward removed to Holland. – Sketches of the Covenanters by J. C. McFeeters
  10. " A Rex Holland," said the other. – The Man Who Knew by Edgar Wallace
  11. This fog, indeed, blows across Holland nearly the whole winter. – Roden's Corner by Henry Seton Merriman
  12. But this August night Little Holland was very dry. – Melomaniacs by James Huneker
  13. His ancestors came from Holland. – American Prisoners of the Revolution by Danske Dandridge
  14. Upon leaving this coast to the Westward until we fall in with the East coast of New Holland, and then to follow the direction of that coast to the Northward or what other direction it might take us, until we arrive at its Northern extremity; and if it should be found impracticable then to Endeavour to fall in with the Land or Islands discovered by Quiros. – The Life of Captain James Cook by Arthur Kitson
  15. Holland paid the entire bill, which was so large that I asked the daguerrotype man if he would sell out. – Forty Years a Gambler on the Mississippi by George H. Devol
  16. About fifteen hundred volumes have been taken from Italy, Holland, and Germany. – Paris As It Was and As It Is by Francis W. Blagdon
  17. This day I had the welcome news of our prize being come safe from Holland, so as I shall have hopes, I hope, of getting my money of my Lady Batten, or good part of it. – Diary of Samuel Pepys, Complete Transcribed From The Shorthand Manuscript In The Pepysian Library Magdalene College Cambridge By The Rev. Mynors Bright by Samuel Pepys Commentator: Lord Braybrooke
  18. Remember that we're in Holland." – The Twilight of the Souls by Louis Couperus
  19. Afterwards, when all was over, when Antwerp had fallen, I passed through the fortifications for the last time on my way to Holland. – A Woman's Experience in the Great War by Louise Mack