Usage examples for restoration

  1. He was a son and brother; and, while he lived, there was still hope of his restoration. – The Lights and Shadows of Real Life by T.S. Arthur Edition: 10 Language: English
  2. I am happy to be now able to inform you that an advance has been made toward the adjustment of our differences with that Republic and the restoration of the customary good feeling between the two nations. – Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present by Various
  3. The men busied themselves in efforts for his restoration. – Up in Ardmuirland by Michael Barrett
  4. Middle kingdom, restoration of, 1 f. – History of Holland by George Edmundson
  5. She dwelt, finally, upon the singular circumstances of Sandy Flash's robbery of Gilbert, and the restoration of the money. – The Story Of Kennett by Bayard Taylor
  6. The present N. aisle was added during restoration. – Hertfordshire by Herbert W Tompkins
  7. That there would be a restoration now seemed almost certain; but whether there would be a peaceable restoration was matter of painful doubt. – The History of England from the Accession of James II. Volume 1 (of 5) by Thomas Babington Macaulay
  8. It is put in order whenever a stone falls out of place- no one of weight has talked nonsense here against restoration, for the sense of the past is too strong- but though it is minutely and continually repaired, Old Carcassonne does not change. – Hills and the Sea by H. Belloc
  9. Its high value in the sediments is due to its restoration from the ocean to the land. – The Birth-Time of the World and Other Scientific Essays by J. (John) Joly
  10. Hugh Alston had commenced work on the restoration of certain parts of Hurst Dormer. – The Imaginary Marriage by Henry St. John Cooper
  11. It will probably be conceded by all who are well informed on the subject that his restoration was a benefit to the public service. – The Rise and Fall of the Confederate Government, Vol. 1 (of 2) by Jefferson Davis
  12. Thereupon he entered into the question so far as to become the advocate of our cause, and finished by saying that he regarded our restoration as an act of justice important to the state; that he knew I was well instructed in these things, and that I should give him pleasure by talking of them some day. – The Memoirs of Louis XIV., His Court and The Regency, Complete by Duc de Saint-Simon
  13. Moreau never for a moment desired the restoration of the Bourbons. – Memoirs of Napoleon Bonaparte, v7 by Louis Antoine Fauvelet de Bourrienne
  14. Restoration was carefully effected during 1872- 4, under Mr. G. F. Bodley. – Hertfordshire by Herbert W Tompkins
  15. It was in the earliest days of this sudden restoration that Alwyn found the occasion to serve his friends in the Tower. – The Last Of The Barons, Complete by Edward Bulwer-Lytton