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Eleven thousand dollars were already in the pot, and the markers were heaped in a confused pile in the centre of the table.
It'll cost you three thousand for a look in, but nobody will stop you from raising.
The capacity of this interior balloon was only sixty-seven thousand cubic feet: it was to float in the fluid surrounding it.
Hence the surface of the outside balloon being about eleven thousand six hundred square feet, its envelope weighed six hundred and fifty pounds.
Then it reached out to master an area of four hundred and thirteen thousand square miles--a great Lone Land of undeveloped resources.
Merely to operate this system requires an army of more than five thousand girls.
Upon this I was paid out notes and gold until I had by my side a total sum of two thousand gulden.
You owe forty-three thousand, Count," said Dolokhov, and stretching himself he rose from the table.
Or else, what is much better, I deliver him up to King Charles, who, having no longer either a general or an army to fear, nor a diplomatist to trick him, will restore himself, and when once restored, will pay down to me the hundred thousand crowns in question.
As to the six thousand owed to him beyond the number issued, he was prepared to consider offers.
But you will say, he might have saved the three thousand pounds, to redeem the pledged Diamond, if he had married.
Danglars lost five hundred thousand francs; but he rid himself of all his Spanish shares.
he says the king is coming in triumph; that he is dressed in state; that he has just finished putting to death, with his own hand, a thousand chained Israelitish prisoners
The old scholar and his daughter embraced, and the former said, "Truly the Holy Mother has done more than she promised, child, for she has give you a splendid marriage portion-- think of it, two thousand pieces of gold
A package of banknotes, to the value of fifty-five thousand pounds, had been taken from the principal cashier's table, that functionary being at the moment engaged in registering the receipt of three shillings and sixpence.