Overall Rank: 95
"Two mountain chains traverse the republic roughly from north to south, forming between them a number of valleys and plateaus."
Overall Rank: 234
"When I was a small boy at the beginning of the century I remember an old man who wore knee-breeches and worsted stockings, and who used to hobble about the street of our village with the help of a..."
Overall Rank: 3
"It was a bright cold day in April, and the clocks were striking thirteen."
Overall Rank: 129
"I, Tiberius Claudius Drusus Nero Germanicus This-that-and-the-other (for I shall not trouble you yet with all my titles) who was once, and not so long ago either, known to my friends and relatives..."
Overall Rank: 14
"Yes, of course, if it's fine tomorrow," said Mrs. Ramsay. "But you'll have to be up with the lark," she added.
Overall Rank: 108
"Dusk - of a summer night."
Overall Rank: 104
"In the town there were two mutes, and they were always together."
Overall Rank: 34
"All this happened, more or less."
Overall Rank: 15
"I am an invisible man. No, I am not a spook like those who haunted Edgar Allan Poe; nor am I one of your Hollywood-movie ectoplasms. I am a man of substance, of flesh and bone, fiber and liquids—...
Overall Rank: 39
"Brrrrrrriiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiinng! An alarm clock clanged in the dark and silent room."