Miss Fairlie's twenty-first birthday was late in March.
This sum was absolutely Miss Fairlie's own on her completing her twenty-first year, and the whole future disposition of it depended, in the first instance, on the conditions I could obtain for her in her marriage-settlement.
As matters stood, my client--Miss Fairlie not having yet completed her twenty-first year--Mr.
Passepartout was ignorant that, if the face of his watch had been divided into twenty-four hours, like the Italian clocks, he would have no reason for exultation; for the hands of his watch would then, instead of as now indicating nine o'clock in the morning, indicate nine o'clock in the evening, that is, the twenty-first
hour after midnight precisely the difference between London time and that of the one hundred and eightieth meridian.
At three o'clock on the morning of the twenty-first
of June, we were awakened and notified that the Azores islands were in sight.
But on the twenty-first
of December, the snow began to fall.
Only this morning (May twenty-first
, Eighteen hundred and fifty), came my lady's nephew, Mr.
The foreman of a Pittsburg coal company may now stand in his subterranean office and talk to the president of the Steel Trust, who sits on the twenty-first
floor of a New York skyscraper.
Supervising Police Employees in the Twenty-First
In the illustrated pages of "Twenty First Century Narrow Gauge: A Pictorial Journey" he has brought together period photographs of many of the world's steam-worked narrow gauge railways in the twenty-first
century, concentrating mostly on views which show the scenery, both natural and man-made, through which they ran.
The title of Sian Adiseshiah and Rupert Hildyard's Twenty-First
Century Fiction: What Happens Now simultaneously promises readers that the edited collection will explore critical distinctions between twenty-first
century and Postmodern fiction and imperatively suggests that we must account for this century's material and geopolitical changes.
This book argues that the Black Arts Movement's call for Blackness has been misread because most have failed to see the movement's anticipation of the "new black" and "post-black." Hence, Black Post-Blackness compares the Black avant-garde of the 1960s and 1970s Black Arts Movement with its innovative spins of twenty-first
century Black aesthetics focused on the 1970s second wave of the Black Arts Movement to show the connections between this final wave of the Black Arts movement and the early years of twenty-first
century Black aesthetics to uncover a circle of Black post-Blackness that pivots on the power of anticipation, abstraction, mixed media, the global South, satire, public interiority, and the fantastic.