Already were the leading battalions of Barclay de Tolly's corps in the field, and brigade after brigade followed them.
Barclay de Tolly was quartered nearly three miles from the Emperor.
But Barclay de Tolly continued to run away from that great battle.
Wolzogen had come from Barclay de Tolly to report on the progress of affairs on the left flank.
Barclay de Tolly was twice obliged to send him away from the army.
In the foremost place, immediately under the icons, sat Barclay de Tolly, his high forehead merging into his bald crown.
Barclay de Tolly had decided to vary, for once, his tactics by staying for a day his retrograde movement.
He had proposed that plan to Barclay de Tolly and now wished to propose it to Kutuzov.