plentiful and cheap

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  • I soon sold my goods here pretty well; and in this charming place I found every thing plentiful and cheap. Cited from The Interesting Narrative of Olaudah Equiano, by Olaudah Equiano
  • The country is delightful and healthy, the society good, and every necessary article of life plentiful and cheap. Cited from Travels through the South of France in 1807 & 1808, by Lt-Col. Pinkney
  • They are easily and successfully grown and are plentiful and cheap, except when they are out of season and must be raised in hothouses. Cited from Woman's Institute Library of Cookery, Vol. 2
  • After all our troubles we are fat and in good health, for victuals are plentiful and cheap. Cited from Voyages and Travels, Vol. VII, by Robert Kerr
  • The food supplied to ordinary people like myself was good, wholesome, reasonably plentiful and cheap. Cited from With British Guns in Italy, by Hugh Dalton
  • Nowhere in Europe were provisions so plentiful and cheap as in the Dutch camp. Cited from History United Netherlands, 1594 by Motley
  • At present, when there are only five working mines, none of which are properly manned, labour is plentiful and cheap. Cited from To The Gold Coast for Gold, Vol. II, by Burton and Cameron
  • In fact, the more plentiful and cheap is capital, the keener will be the demand for the labour of the workers. Cited from International Finance, by Hartley Withers
  • The houses were generally large and of stone, supplies were plentiful and cheap, and, all in all, it appears to have been an age of abundance. Cited from Women of the Romance Countries, by John R. Effinger
  • Vegetables were plentiful and cheap -- in fact could be had for the asking. Cited from Reminiscences of a Pioneer, by Colonel William Thompson
  • Wood was plentiful and cheap, and for this reason, Mr. Grant bought a tract of land and set up his tannery. Cited from Boys' Book of Famous Soldiers, by J. Walker McSpadden
  • He also invented the iron fireplace, which is called the Franklin stove, and is still used where wood is plentiful and cheap. Cited from Four Great Americans: Washington, Franklin, Webster, Lincoln, by Baldwin
  • Sweet potatoes were plentiful and cheap; the large sack of them that I bought there for about four shillings kept unusually well. Cited from Sailing Alone Around The World, by Joshua Slocum
  • This egg-hatching house has the effect of rendering poultry plentiful and cheap. Cited from A Visit to the Holy Land, Egypt, and Italy, by Ida Pfeiffer
  • All kinds of provisions are here plentiful and cheap, and in the neighbourhood some indigo is made, but I could not learn what quantity or quality. Cited from Voyages and Travels, Vol. VIII, by Robert Kerr
  • It has the advantage over Camembert, made in the same region, in that it may be manufactured during the summer months when skim milk is plentiful and cheap. Cited from The Complete Book of Cheese, by Robert Carlton Brown
  • As it became plentiful and cheap its virtues vanished. Cited from Autobiography of Andrew Carnegie, by Andrew Carnegie
  • As nothing is so destructive to the body as this kind of food, so nothing is so plentiful and cheap; but it was perhaps the only cheap thing the farmer disliked. Cited from Journal of A Voyage to Lisbon by Henry Fielding #1
  • It is no wonder that, doing everything slowly and by hand, the average farmer has not been able to earn more than a bare living while farm products are never as plentiful and cheap as they ought to be. Cited from My Life and Work, by Henry Ford
  • When we export capital it goes in the shape of goods and services, and it is followed by an export of men, who go to lands where land is plentiful and cheap, and men are scarce and well paid. Cited from International Finance, by Hartley Withers
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