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The Hound of the Baskervilles
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  • With her perfect figure and elegant dress she was, indeed, a strange apparition upon a lonely moorland path.
  • So paralyzed were we by the apparition that we allowed him to pass before we had recovered our nerve.
  • You say that before Sir Charles Baskerville’s death several people saw this apparition upon the moor?"
  • I have cross-examined these men, one of them a hard-headed countryman, one a farrier, and one a moorland farmer, who all tell the same story of this dreadful apparition, exactly corresponding to the hell-hound of the legend.

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  • Hamlet saw an apparition at midnight.
  • At the unexpected apparition, no one dared even to breathe.
    Carlo Collodi  --  The Adventures Of Pinocchio

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