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  • We sell many and sundry items.
  • Power in the city is divided amongst the mayor, city council, and sundry city commissions.
  • He hath a heavenly gift of prophecy;
    And sundry blessings hang about his throne,
    That speak him full of grace.
    William Shakespeare  --  Macbeth
  • In the sundry church wars that were a living part of Maycomb Methodism, Herbert could be counted on as the one person to keep his head, talk sense, and reconcile the more primitive elements of the congregation with the Young Turk faction.
    Harper Lee  --  Go Set a Watchman

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  • Is it true that on sundry occasions during the summer you have entered her house and visited with her?
    Elizabeth George Speare  --  The Witch of Blackbird Pond
  • Mandy lived with us as cook and godmother of our children—and secret performer of small magic to protect us from colds, broken crockery, and the sundry inconveniences of a royal household.
    Gail Carson Levine  --  Ella Enchanted
  • Okay, besides your parka I would make it four kilos of rations, five of water, two kilos of sundries like pills and matches, all in a vest pack . and a knife.
    Robert A. Heinlein  --  Tunnel In the Sky
  • Ian was laughing at me because I could hardly hold still as we loaded the clothes and sundries we would need into the van.
    Stephenie Meyer  --  The Host
  • Meat and Sundries Store.
    Toni Morrison  --  The Bluest Eye
  • Somebody else ran to Dick’s Fresh Food and Sundries to call the ambulance.
    Toni Morrison  --  Sula

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  • They had pack-mules along, and had brought everything I needed—tools, pump, lead pipe, Greek fire, sheaves of big rockets, roman candles, colored fire sprays, electric apparatus, and a lot of sundries—everything necessary for the stateliest kind of a miracle.
    Mark Twain  --  A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur’s Court
  • The Rodina had found herself in need of experienced seamen to pilot ships into the ports of Murmansk and Archangel, to which the Allies were bringing weapons, food, and the sundries that allow a modern army to function.
    Tom Clancy  --  The Hunt for Red October
  • Whenever I had a dollar to spare, I’d ride my bike down the hill to Twill’s Tobacco Shop and Sundries," he said with a nostalgic smile.
    Henry H. Neff  --  The Fiend And The Forge
  • Cosmetics, Potions, Poisons & Sundries — 4.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Lost Hero
  • Sundries.
    Cormac McCarthy  --  The Road
  • The regulations permit civilians to deliver food and sundry provisions.
    Laurie Halse Anderson  --  Chains
  • He gave away presents to all and sundry — the latter were those who went out again by a back way and came in again by the gate.
    J.R.R. Tolkien  --  The Fellowship of the Ring
  • Tell me, the first time you tasted oysters, tea, porter, truffles, and sundry other dainties which you now adore, did you like them?
    Alexandre Dumas  --  The Count of Monte Cristo
  • Mr. Haley pulled out of his pocket sundry newspapers, and began looking over their advertisements, with absorbed interest.
    Harriet Beecher Stowe  --  Uncle Tom’s Cabin
  • Milady had him one day turned out of doors, with sundry blows of a good stick to accelerate his motions.
    Alexandre Dumas  --  The Three Musketeers
  • Nor the implications of my father’s sundry addictions.
    Ellen Hopkins  --  Crank
  • Eragon struggled to remember the sundry modes of address that Arya instructed them in.
    Christopher Paolini  --  Eldest
  • He owned half of South America and sundry mines scattered through the United States as small change.
    Ayn Rand  --  Atlas Shrugged
  • Come November, as the weather turns cold across the rest of the country, some five thousand snowbirds and drifters and sundry vagabonds congregate in this otherworldly setting to live on the cheap under the sun.
    Jon Krakauer  --  Into the Wild
  • Above the chimney were sundry villainous old guns, and a couple of horse-pistols: and, by way of ornament, three gaudily-painted canisters disposed along its ledge.
    Emily Bronte  --  Wuthering Heights
  • Our spoons were now ready, and gathering round the pot we dipped them in, not, however, without sundry scalded fingers.
    Johann Wyss  --  The Swiss Family Robinson
  • A few of the books had been shaken roughly enough to part company with the covers and sundry pages littered the floor.
    J.K. Rowling  --  Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows
  • On the other hand, Heyward began to throw sundry inducements in the way of the French general, to betray the discoveries he had made through the intercepted letter.
    James Fenimore Cooper  --  The Last of the Mohicans
  • Above, facing the counter, a blonde, sun-burned college girl smiled down, inviting all and sundry to drink a coke.
    Ralph Ellison  --  Invisible Man
  • ’They’re very pretty,’ said Charley Bates: who, with sundry grimaces, had been affecting to read one of the volumes in question; ’beautiful writing, isn’t is, Oliver?’
    Charles Dickens  --  Oliver Twist
  • At last, after several hours, when sundry summer-houses had been pulled down, and some area-railings had been torn up, to arm the more belligerent spirits, a rumour got about that the Guards were coming.
    Charles Dickens  --  A Tale of Two Cities
  • To reach the courtroom, on the second floor, one passed sundry sunless county cubbyholes: the tax assessor, the tax collector, the county clerk, the county solicitor, the circuit clerk, the judge of probate lived in cool dim hutches that smelled of decaying record books mingled with old damp cement and stale urine.
    Harper Lee  --  To Kill a Mockingbird
  • The heaven-born messenger of bliss spat upon the floor, to express his contempt for all and sundry ARISTOS, who chose to haunt the "Chat Gris."
    Baroness Orczy  --  The Scarlet Pimpernel
  • The sundry men and women who make careers out of scaling the world’s highest peaks constitute a small, ingrown club.
    Jon Krakauer  --  Into Thin Air
  • Between him and me, secret articles were signed of which Herbert was the subject, and I paid him half of my five hundred pounds down, and engaged for sundry other payments: some, to fall due at certain dates out of my income: some, contingent on my coming into my property.
    Charles Dickens  --  Great Expectations
  • But not without sundry twinges of impotent rebellion against the mild effrontery of this unaccountable scrivener.
    Herman Melville  --  Bartleby, the Scrivener: a Story of Wall Street
  • About a year and a half after, when I was seriously musing of sundry other ways how I should attain my end, one morning early I was very much surprised by seeing no less than five canoes all on shore together, on my side the island, and the savages that belonged to them all landed, and out of my sight.
    Daniel Defoe  --  Robinson Crusoe
  • "Of course not; he knows you are with me," Robert replied, as he busied himself among sundry pans and covered dishes which had been left standing on the hearth.
    Kate Chopin  --  The Awakening
  • Matthew enjoyed the drive after his own fashion, except during the moments when he met women and had to nod to them—for in Prince Edward island you are supposed to nod to all and sundry you meet on the road whether you know them or not.
    Lucy Maud Montgomery  --  Anne Of Green Gables
  • I have heard that he wrote sundry small occasional pieces, but only one of them was printed, which I saw now many years since.
    Benjamin Franklin  --  The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin
  • Having received sundry lessons from Matt, said lessons being imparted by means of a club, the sled-dogs had learned to leave White Fang alone; and even then they were lying down at a distance, apparently oblivious of his existence.
    Jack London  --  White Fang
  • The stronger among the girls ran about and engaged in active games, but sundry pale and thin ones herded together for shelter and warmth in the verandah; and amongst these, as the dense mist penetrated to their shivering frames, I heard frequently the sound of a hollow cough.
    Charlotte Bronte  --  Jane Eyre
  • By George!’ said Mr. Bounderby, with sundry menacing nods and shakes of his head.
    Charles Dickens  --  Hard Times
  • Into this twilight apartment sundry nimble hands keep coiling away the long blanket-piece as if it were a great live mass of plaited serpents.
    Herman Melville  --  Moby Dick
  • —unaccustomed as I am to public speakin’, it is my pleasant duty—I might say my very pleasant duty—to welcome all and sundry to this our homely feast.
    T. H. White  --  The Once and Future King
  • I had ninety pounds a year (exclusive of my house-rent and sundry collateral matters) from my aunt.
    Charles Dickens  --  David Copperfield
  • It is well said, fair brother, said Sir Launcelot, for this eight year I was not so sleepy as I am now; and so they there alighted and tied their horses unto sundry trees, and so Sir Launcelot laid him down under an appletree, and his helm he laid under his head.
    Thomas Malory  --  Le Morte D’Arthur
  • But as they approached the village sundry distant shouts and rattles reached their ears from some elevated spot in that direction, as yet screened from view by foliage.
    Thomas Hardy  --  The Mayor of Casterbridge
  • Then he lapsed into silence, and swallowed sundry glasses of wine, looking more and more terrible, till a brisk knock at the door told of George’s arrival when everybody began to rally.
    William Makepeace Thackeray  --  Vanity Fair
  • It is well said, fair brother, said Sir Launcelot, for this eight year I was not so sleepy as I am now; and so they there alighted and tied their horses unto sundry trees, and so Sir Launcelot laid him down under an appletree, and his helm he laid under his head.
    Thomas Malory  --  Le Morte D’Arthur, Volume I
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