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Brandes

[brahn-des] /ˈbrɑn dɛs/
noun
1.
Georg Morris
[ge-ohrg moh-ris] /gɛˈoʊrg ˈmoʊ rɪs/ (Show IPA),
(Georg Morris Cohen) 1842–1927, Danish historian and literary critic.
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  • Dr. Brandes tells us that it followed Danish models, the sagas, and the national ballads.

  • Some critics, and among them Dr. Brandes, place it later, and they have some reason for their belief.

    The Man Shakespeare Frank Harris
  • Brandes sat down on the parapet of the bridge and held his straw hat on his fat knees.

    The Dark Star Robert W. Chambers
  • Brandes rose with an air almost jocular and smote Stull upon the back.

    The Dark Star Robert W. Chambers
  • An unusually large number of falling stars were seen by Brandes, December 6, 1798.

  • Brandes tightened his dental grip on his cigar and squinted at him good-humouredly.

    The Dark Star Robert W. Chambers
  • His last signature in the letter to Brandes reveals the preoccupation of his memory with the religion he despised.

    Egoists James Huneker
  • It was entirely new to her, this attention which Brandes paid her.

    The Dark Star Robert W. Chambers
  • A more extensive plan was organized by Brandes in the year 1823, and carried into effect in the neighborhood of Breslaw.

  • Brandes walked down to their car with them after they had taken their leave.

    The Dark Star Robert W. Chambers

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