Usage examples for Records

  1. But Brother Basil was familiar with the records of history. – In the Days of the Guild by Louise Lamprey
  2. In all the records of history there has never been a time when a victorious fortune has been so faithful to men making war upon the sea. – The Mirror of the Sea by Joseph Conrad
  3. One day, early in 1847, as Mr Gosse records what was told to him by Browning, their breakfast being over, Mrs Browning went upstairs, while her husband stood at the window watching the street till the table should be cleared. – Robert Browning by Edward Dowden
  4. " Why, I thought people weren't permitted to take court records-" " I've taken this one," he laughed. – 'Firebrand' Trevison by Charles Alden Seltzer
  5. To put this to rest, Schwabe applied to the Landschaftscollegium, in whose records was kept a list of all persons buried in the Kassengewolbe. – Shakespeare's Bones by C. M. Ingleby
  6. Sewall records in his diary, in the years from 1687 to 1725, the receiving of no less than fifty- seven mourning rings. – Customs and Fashions in Old New England by Alice Morse Earle
  7. But the art and science of the confessor are nowhere to be found in the holy records. – The Priest, The Woman And The Confessional by Father Chiniquy
  8. But no stone records the departed one! – Rienzi by Edward Bulwer Lytton
  9. There's not a word in the records. – Gold in the Sky by Alan Edward Nourse
  10. There are two records for the beginning of 1867 which are interesting in their contrast. – Herbert Spencer by J. Arthur Thomson
  11. The papers bring us sad records of late. – Lily Pearl and The Mistress of Rosedale by Ida Glenwood
  12. Of the two following records fig. – Response in the Living and Non-Living by Jagadis Chunder Bose
  13. Altogether I beat most of the records of the courses during my tour. – The Complete Golfer [1905] by Harry Vardon
  14. Grant had greatly desired such recognition, and it meant more to him than to any one present, yet Clemens in his notes records: Every face there betrayed strong excitement and emotion except one - General Grant's. – Mark Twain, A Biography, 1835-1910, Complete The Personal And Literary Life Of Samuel Langhorne Clemens by Albert Bigelow Paine Last Updated: February 20, 2009
  15. Yet, after all, they cannot produce a single specimen either from their sacred writings, or from their popular records, which savours of that antiquity. – A New System; or, an Analysis of Antient Mythology. Volume I. by Jacob Bryant
  16. Haven't I found his records here? – The Weavers, Complete by Gilbert Parker Last Updated: March 14, 2009
  17. I bet we broke all the records for that stretch of road this morning- I never knew the old boat had it in her. – The Mad King by Edgar Rice Burroughs
  18. Powell's second party records an upset here. – Through the Grand Canyon from Wyoming to Mexico by E. L. Kolb
  19. But what they meant to Courtland will only be found written in the records on high. – The Witness by Grace Livingston Hill Lutz
  20. It was here he looked to find, in the dead man's papers, in his letters, in his records and books, the answer to every question in his mind. – The Heart of Unaga by Ridgwell Cullum