What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
afternoon Armenian arms asked Aunt Vartouhi Badiark beneath Brusa carriage chaoush CHAPTER Christian climbed concealed Constantinople corner cried crowd dark dead Dede dervishes Dicran divan door doorway dress EDGAR JAMES BANKS eunuch eyes face father followed Galata bridge girl glanced Golden Horn Greek guard guardhouse hakim half hand harem Hassan Bey Hasskeui head heard Herant hill Hissar horse hurried innkeeper Isnik jailor kaiyik Kasim Pasha Kurd latticed light liras listened looked menian menouhi mollah money changer morning Moslem mosque mother mountain night nouhi opened Padishah pasha passed passport peasant piasters priest prison ravine reached returned seemed selamlik servant Shareef side silently sitting slowly soldiers spring Stamboul staring stone stood street Sultan Takvor and Armenouhi tax collector thought Turk Turkish turned Vassinag village voice waiting watching wife window women Yildiz young money
Page 77 - Takvor was still gazing into the street when he felt a hand laid on his shoulder and heard a voice speaking his name. He raised his eyes and stared inquiringly into the face of his old Greek friend and college mate, Taviloudes. " Here, Takvor, drink this," and he held a glass to his motionless lips.
Page 223 - The next morning, as she stepped into the carriage which was to take her to the boat, she saw a man on the opposite side of the street watching her.
Page 233 - He was dazed trying to think of all the things that might have happened to her since she wrote.
Page 22 - Come," he whispered, when dinner was over and the children began to play; and the two wandered away from the others and sat down in the shade of a...
Page 118 - He knocked ; but there was no answer. He opened the door and entered.