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Usage examples for plantation

  1. Singleton's plantation, and Mr. Black, with twenty- five hound dogs, was hired to hunt them up. – My Life In The South by Jacob Stroyer
  2. He was changed from himself, seized and driven by the fear that had possessed the men in the plantation. – The Romantic by May Sinclair
  3. The following morning, Mr. James having gone over the books of the plantation with his manager, the two started back for Port- of- Spain. – Plotting in Pirate Seas by Francis Rolt-Wheeler
  4. He is the owner of the plantation. – Parrot & Co. by Harold MacGrath
  5. By hanging about in the plantation? – The Hunt Ball Mystery by Magnay, William
  6. As soon as she entered the room her eyes fell on that distant beech plantation. – Petticoat Rule by Emmuska Orczy, Baroness Orczy
  7. Only an hour ago I lay upon the turf in the plantation there, and I heard a man moaning down in the store- room. – Jeanne of the Marshes by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  8. Then three women came out of a little house half hidden by the plantation. – A Journal of Impressions in Belgium by May Sinclair
  9. With slow uncertain steps, and leaning heavily upon Lady Angela's arm, I watched him disappear in the blackness of the plantation. – The Betrayal by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  10. They're headed for the plantation, said Bell grimly, and they'll need the grace of The Master by the time they get there. – Astounding Stories of Super-Science July 1930 by Various
  11. 1619 67 22. Woodleefe's Plantation- c. – The First Seventeen Years: Virginia 1607-1624 by Charles E. Hatch
  12. I have been forbidden to work, and have been instead doing my two or three hours in the plantation every morning. – Vailima-Letters by Stevenson, Robert Louis
  13. We have to start a plantation in the solid bush, manage all our complicated business, receive furniture and guests- and all the while trying madly to get the house in order and feed our family. – The Life of Mrs. Robert Louis Stevenson by Nellie Van de Grift Sanchez
  14. I passed right by your father's plantation, and finding out who he was, and being a trifle hungry besides, I dropped in and invited myself to dinner with him and your mother. – Rodney The Partisan by Harry Castlemon
  15. Outside of the Plantation those dogs caught and ate my future wife, as I have said. – The Mahatma and the Hare by H. Rider Haggard
  16. She brought me here from the plantation. – Lady Baltimore by Owen Wister
  17. There was just a chance that she had not yet left the plantation. – Ralestone Luck by Andre Norton
  18. " De only place whar she did go outside de big house was over to Mis' Morgan's, who lived on de nex' plantation. – The Other Fellow by F. Hopkinson Smith
  19. This house was situated at one corner of the plantation, and had an area before it on which we were seated. – A Voyage Towards the South Pole and Round the World, Volume 1 by James Cook
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